epidemic keratoconjunctivitis


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epidemic keratoconjunctivitis

[¦ep·ə¦dem·ik ¦ker·əd·ō·kən‚jəŋk·tə′vīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva, caused by a virus; epidemic by nature.
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Nosocomial outbreak of epidemic keratoconjunctivitis in a neonatal intensive care unit.