Trachoma- Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors and Prevention


What is Trachoma? Trachoma is a Chlamydia trachomatis infection of the eyes, which is the leading cause of preventable blindness. While being very strong in developed nations, it is abundant in overcrowded regions with restricted access to clean water and healthcare.  It’s characterized by eye discharge and repeated infections tend to curl the eyelashes into the eye. This can lead to corneal scratching, blurred vision, and ultimately vision loss. Below are discussing the Trachoma and its Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors and Prevention tips. What are the symptoms of trachoma? The…

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