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What are the tests for opthalmia neonatorum?

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Dr. Glenn Pomerance
Ophthalmology

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Ophthalmia neonatorum is a bacterial infection contracted by a newborn en route to the new world! it was a major cause of vision loss in the past, but now all newborns are treated prophylactically with topical antibiotics at or around the time of birth to prevent it!

In brief: Lab

Ophthalmia neonatorum is a bacterial infection contracted by a newborn en route to the new world! it was a major cause of vision loss in the past, but now all newborns are treated prophylactically with topical antibiotics at or around the time of birth to prevent it!
Dr. Glenn Pomerance
Dr. Glenn Pomerance
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