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ID DOID:728
Name nodular episcleritis
Definition A scleral disease that is characterized by painful inflammation with surface nodule formation of the episcleral tissues that, importantly, spares the sclera itself and has_symptom pain, red eyes, photophobia, tearing, blurry vision, and appearance of eye surface irregularity. Nodular episcleritis is typically self-limited and may be caused by vascular congestion within the superficial episcleral plexus.
https://eyewiki.aao.org/Episcleritis
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ICD10CM:H15.12

ICD9CM:379.02

SNOMEDCT_US_2019_09_01:70558001

UMLS_CUI:C0155352

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is_a scleral disease

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