Retraction of the caruncle is best avoided by closing the conjunctival wound with a stitch, and thus pulling the caruncle forward.
The conjunctival flap is now replaced and a bandage applied.
This portion of the operation is concluded by the formation of a conjunctival flap a line and a half or two lines in length.
At first dryness, then watery discharges, finally involving the frontal sinuses and the conjunctival membrane.
Dilatation of the conjunctival vessels was observed in thirty-four cases.
The spatula is then withdrawn and the conjunctival flap is replaced in position.
The conjunctival sac should be washed out with boric lotion and a pad of cyanide gauze applied over the closed lid.
If discharge be present the conjunctival sac should be washed out carefully with boric lotion.
conjunctival diphtheria may or may not be associated with diphtheria of the throat.
Irrigate the conjunctival sac thoroughly with sterile saline solution.
conjunctival con·junc·ti·val (kŏn'jŭngk-tī'vəl)
Relating to the conjunctiva.
conjunctiva con·junc·ti·va (kŏn'jŭngk-tī'və)
n. pl. con·junc·ti·vas or con·junc·ti·vae (-vē)
The mucous membrane that lines the inner eyelid and the exposed surface of the eyeball.