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Conjunctivitis, Iritis, Fused Lids, and More: Photo Essay of Eye Disorders

Conjunctivitis, Iritis, Fused Lids, and More: Photo Essay of Eye Disorders

This patient’s conjunctivitis was a consequence of Reiter syndrome—a triad of arthritis, conjunctivitis, and urinary tract infection or urethritis. The disease usually begins in a region of an existing bacterial infection, such as an infection caused by Chlamydia trachomatis.

Conjunctivitis secondary to Reiter syndrome Photograph courtesy of Joe Miller and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
 

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