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1

What is thinning of the lateral portion of the eyebrows as a result of long-term eczema called?

Hertoghe sign

2

What are pterygium-like growths that are not adherent to the cornea and are usually from trauma?

pseudopterygium

3

What is it called when there is maximal congestion of the episcleral vessels?

episcleritis

4

What is it called when there is maximal congestion of the deep vascular plexus and slight congestion of the episcleral vessels?

scleritis

5

What is the weakest part of the sclera?

Lamina cribosa

6

What percentage of the sclera is collagen?

50%