This is an inflammation or infection of the conjunctiva, the transparent membrane that covers the eyelid and the white part of the eyeball. When small blood vessels of the conjunctiva become inflamed, they become more visible, so this layer turns red. The most common cause is a viral or bacterial infection, a reaction to an allergen or an irritant. This is a very common condition in the general population.

Conjuntivitis Malaltia
Authorship: Vall d'Hebron
Creation date: 15.11.2023, 15:57
Modification date: 15.11.2023, 16:12
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