Over the sclera lies the conjunctiva , a clear mucous membrane that protects the eye from becoming dry.
The remaining chapters include discussions of tumors of the orbit, eyelid, conjunctiva , cornea and sclera, uvea, and optic nerve.
Most ocular complications involve the cornea but may also include the conjunctiva , uvea, sclera, retina, and surrounding structures.
This happens as a result of the irritation and widening of the tiny blood vessels in the conjunctiva .
Eyewear covers the cornea, conjunctiva , and other ocular tissue.
The fluid flows thence through ducts to reach the conjunctival surface.
It is important to identify and remove conjunctival and corneal foreign bodies.
Review of the medical records indicated a definite cutaneous or conjunctival primary in 9 of 12 cases.
If participants developed any mucosal or skin reaction, hypotension, upper or lower airway reaction, conjunctival reaction, or laryngeal edema during the challenge test, it was considered a positive response.
Unlike eyelid or conjunctival involvement, corneal involvement can result in significant vision loss.