Sentence Examples with the word ophthalmia

A 1 solution is also used as a prophylactic for ophthalmia neonatorum.

Selmi in 1864 proves that he was at this time so far attracted towards a religious life as to have joined the novitiate; but his father, who had other designs for him, seized the opportunity of an attack of ophthalmia to withdraw him permanently from the care of the monks.

In granular lids and various forms of ophthalmia solutions of silver nitrate (2 grs.

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Leprosy is common, especially in the inland towns; while ophthalmia is prevalent in the north, especially among the poorer classes, who are compelled to expose themselves to the blinding dust from the deserts and the excessive glare of the sun reflected from the burning sand.