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Episcleritis

Episcleritis
Episcleritis

Episcleritis mimics conjunctivitis in appearance but causes much less tearing and no thick discharge. The ocular hyperemia of episcleritis involves only a segment of the globe, not the whole bulbar and palpebral conjunctiva as occurs in conjunctivitis.

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