Neonatal conjunctivitis or dacryocystitis

This refers to inflammation of the conjunctiva (the outermost layer of the Eye and the inner surface of the eyelids) and the inflammation of the nasolacrimal sac, frequently caused by nasolacrimal duct Obstruction or infection.

Signs & Symptoms

  • Inflammation (qualifier value)
  • Inflammation (morphologic abnormality)
  • Where it Occurs

  • Lacrimal sac structure (body structure)
  • Conjunctival structure (body structure)
  • Entire conjunctiva (body structure)
  • Abbreviated Terms

  • neonatal conjunctivitis
  • neonatal dacryocystitis
  • ophthalmia neonatorum NOS
  • Related ICD 10 COde

    ICD 10 Code P39.1

    10078 0.577112913132