Gonococcal conjunctivitis



gonococcal conjunctivitis n.
Severe conjunctivitis caused by gonococci and marked by intense swelling of the conjunctiva and eyelids and by a profuse purulent discharge.

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    [gon-uh-kok-uh s] /ˌgɒn əˈkɒk əs/ noun, plural gonococci [gon-uh-kok-sahy, -see] /ˌgɒn əˈkɒk saɪ, -si/ (Show IPA) 1. the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae, causing gonorrhea. /ˌɡɒnəʊˈkɒkəs/ noun (pl) -cocci (-ˈkɒksaɪ) 1. a spherical Gram-negative bacterium, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, that causes gonorrhoea: family Neisseriaceae gonococcic gon·o·coc·cic (gŏn’ə-kŏk’ĭk, -kŏk’sĭk) adj. Relating to the gonococcus. gonococcus gon·o·coc·cus (gŏn’ə-kŏk’əs) n. pl. gon·o·coc·ci […]



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    [gon-uh-kok-uh s] /ˌgɒn əˈkɒk əs/ noun, plural gonococci [gon-uh-kok-sahy, -see] /ˌgɒn əˈkɒk saɪ, -si/ (Show IPA) 1. the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae, causing gonorrhea. /ˌɡɒnəʊˈkɒkəs/ noun (pl) -cocci (-ˈkɒksaɪ) 1. a spherical Gram-negative bacterium, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, that causes gonorrhoea: family Neisseriaceae gonococcus gon·o·coc·cus (gŏn’ə-kŏk’əs) n. pl. gon·o·coc·ci (-kŏk’sī’, -kŏk’ī’) The bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae, which is the […]



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