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Conjunctivitis | Pink Eye - Symptoms

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Conjunctivitis | Pink Eye - Symptoms 

Mostly both eyes are affected, but often one starts before the other.

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  • Red, irritated eye. The lining of the eyelids also looks redder or pinker than usual.
  • There may be a pus discharge and eye appears sticky.
  • The eye is itchy or painful.
  • The eye may become sensitive to sunlight.
  • Swelling of the conjunctiva and eyelids.
  • Watering of eyes is a common feature.
  • Blurred vision and gritty feeling in the eyes are observed.

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vijay57

my eye sight is very weak i use the speccus pls tell me treatment of eye sight

sunny1

Wear dark glasses if you have Pink ey and are going out in the sun, also have tissue paper as running eyes is common. Frequent hand washes as indicated in the article is very important to prevent infection from person to person.

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