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corneal neovascularization

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New blood vessels originating from the corneal veins and extending from the limbus into the adjacent CORNEAL STROMA. Neovascularization in the superficial and/or deep corneal stroma is a sequel to numerous inflammatory diseases of the ocular anterior segment, such as TRACHOMA, viral interstitial KERATITIS, microbial KERATOCONJUNCTIVITIS, and the immune response elicited by CORNEAL TRANSPLANTATION. [ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern ]

Synonyms: Corneal Neovascularization, Corneal neovascularization NOS (disorder), Unspecified corneal neovascularization (disorder), Corneal neovascularization, unspecified, Corneal neovascularization, Corneal neovascularization (disorder)

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MedDRA:10011031

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SNOMEDCT:19161004

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Sirarat Sarntivijai

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