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1

What are the different types of glands in the conj?

1. serous
2. musous
3. sebaceous
4. sweat

2

How many layers is the conjunctival epithelium?

five

3

What is the stroma of the conjunctiva also called?

chorion

4

What is edema with severe inflammation called?

chemosis

5

What is the difference between pseudomembranes and membranes?

membranes have bleeding and are made of inflammatory cells, mucous and protein exudates

6

What is the gram positive organism that is on the normal ocular surface flora?

Staphylococcus epidermidis

7

What are the transient organisms that are on the normal ocular surface flora?

1. Strep. pneumoniae
2. Haemophilus species
3. Moraxella
4. Staphylococcus aureus

8

Which antibiotic cannot be given to children under 8, pregnant women, or women on BC?

tetracycline

9

What is caused by the death of limbal stem cells and eventually can lead to a opaque cornea?

Herbert pits

10

What shows a positive result in 10 minutes for the adenovirus by checking the eye?

Rapid Pathogen Screening (RPS) Adeno Detector