Trachoma, an eye disease which may result in blindness, is caused by the bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis. Derived from the Ancient Greek, "Trachoma" means "rough eye." The blindness is caused by ulceration and consequent scarring of the cornea. ...

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  • Trachoma (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • Trachoma (Google Health)