Send us a Message



Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   

Ontology Browser

Term:
acute hemorrhagic conjunctivitis (DOID:11227)
Annotations: Rat: (0) Mouse: (0) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
acute hemorrhagic conjunctivitis 
A highly contagious disease characterized by subconjunctival hemorrhage, sudden swelling of the eyelids and congestion, redness, and pain in the eye. Epidemic conjunctivitis caused by Enterovirus 70 (EV-70) was first described in Africa in 1969. It is caused also by Coxsackievirus A24 variant (CA24v). Epidemics by this organism have appeared most frequently in Asia.
Coxsackievirus Infections +   
Echovirus Infections +   
Encephalomyelitis, Enzootic Porcine 
hepatitis A  
Keshan disease  
poliomyelitis +   
Swine Vesicular Disease 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Apollo disease ;   acute hemorrhagic conjunctivitides ;   epidemic hemorrhagic conjunctivitis
Primary IDs: MESH:D003232
Alternate IDs: RDO:0005257
Xrefs: ICD9CM:077.4 ;   NCI:C34505
Definition Sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acute_hemorrhagic_conjunctivitis "DO" "DO", MESH:D003232

paths to the root