serious swelling of the eye which might impact either the conjunctiva or deeper structures. Mucous is a type of conjunctivitis with a purulent excretion- electric is generated by contact with the light of an electric welding torch- neuroparalytic is a corneal swelling with potential ulceration correlated with lesions of the trigeminal nerve.

OPHTHALMIA: "Carrie was diagnosed in 2004 with ophthalmia."
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