neonatal

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Related to neonatal ophthalmia: ophthalmia neonatorum

neonatal

of or relating to newborn children, esp in the first week of life and up to four weeks old

neonatal

[¦nē·ə′nād·əl]
(medicine)
Pertaining to a newborn infant.
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While cases of nongonococcal, nonchlamydial, neonatal ophthalmia have been reported in which the causative agent was M.
Neonatal ophthalmia is a potentially serious, sight-threatening infection that may be caused by sexually transmitted pathogens.
Clinically, this patient's infection was indistinguishable from other causes of neonatal ophthalmia.

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