TITLE

Trachoma: leading cause of infectious blindness

AUTHOR(S)
Weir, Erica; Haider, Shariq; Telio, David
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/13/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 8, p1225
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the epidemiology of trachoma as a leading cause of infectious blindness. Occurrence of a self-limiting mucopurulent conjunctivitis; Characteristics of households affected by trachoma; Modes of transmission.
ACCESSION #
12695638

 

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