Must know Points in Conjunctivitis and their Organisms for NEET-PG / FMGE

Must know Points in Conjunctivitis and their Organisms for NEET-PG / FMGE

Since Opthalmology is very important for FMGE Exams so here in this post we have included the important Conjunctivitis and Organism’s

Acute mucopurulent conjunctivitis is caused by Staphylococcus

Acute Purulent Conjunctivitis is Caused by Gonococcus

Membranous Conjunctivitis is caused by Clostridium Diphtheria

Pseudomembranous conjunctivitis is caused by Adenovirus

Angular conjunctivitis is Caused by Moraxella Axenfeld

Epidemic keratoconjuctivitis / madras eye is due to Adeno virus

  • Acute hemorrhagic/ Apollo conjunctivitis is caused by Picorna virus
Conjunctivitis type Most common organism
  • Acute mucopurulent
Staphylococcus
  • Acute purulent conjunctivitis
Gonococcus
  • Membranous conjunctivitis
Clostridium diphtheria
  • Pseudomembranous conjunctivitis
Adenovirus / staphylococcus /streptococcus
  • Angular conjunctivitis
Moraxella Axenfeld
  • Epidemic keratoconjuctivitis / madras eye
Adeno virus
  • Acute hemorrhagic/ Apollo conjunctivitis
Picorna virus