Epidemic corneitis

Spanish translation: queratitis epidémica

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English term or phrase:Epidemic corneitis
Spanish translation:queratitis epidémica
Entered by: Ines Garcia Botana

04:01 Jun 23, 2018
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Instruments / Ophthalmology
English term or phrase: Epidemic corneitis
Use this instrument carefully on the following patients:
Patients who have epidemic corneitis, conjunctivitis or any other infectious disease
Patients who can be taking medications that cause light hypersensitivity

Thank you in advance.

(I thought it was keratitis, but I'm not sure)
Ines Garcia Botana
Local time: 12:31
queratitis epidémica
Explanation:
El diccionario medico Merriam-Webster define corneitis como keratitis y keratitis como una inflamación de la córnea, en el diccionario de Oxford los dos términos tienen este mismo significado y la RAE define queratitis como una inflamación de la córnea.
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Alejandro Aleman
Mexico
Local time: 09:31
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Gracias a todos.
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4 +4queratitis epidémica
Alejandro Aleman


  

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epidemic corneitis
queratitis epidémica


Explanation:
El diccionario medico Merriam-Webster define corneitis como keratitis y keratitis como una inflamación de la córnea, en el diccionario de Oxford los dos términos tienen este mismo significado y la RAE define queratitis como una inflamación de la córnea.


    https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/corneitis
    https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/us/corneitis
Alejandro Aleman
Mexico
Local time: 09:31
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Gracias a todos.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Chema Nieto Castañón: En castellano referida generalmente como queratoconjuntivitis epidémica.
1 hr

agree  EleoE
8 hrs

agree  Virginia Asensio: Agrego que, en el Diccionario de términos médicos de la RANM, aparece el término "corneítis" en la entrada de "queratitis" como sinónimo de este último, pero con la aclaración de "desusado".
12 hrs
  -> Gracias por la información, había visto el término "corneítis" pero no tenía la referencia.

agree  JohnMcDove
23 hrs
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