Conjunctivitis, any type or cause
|Dx:||Conjunctivitis, any type or cause|
|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||none assigned|
|APACHE Como Component:||none|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
Conjunctivitis, also known as pink eye, is inflammation of the outermost layer of the white part of the eye and the inner surface of the eyelid. It is caused by viruses, bacteria or allergens. Most common pathogens are viruses.
Allergies to pollen or animal hair is also a common cause.
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