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Conjunctivitis Eye Any Redness Eyes
Possibly: Pink eye, or epidemic keratoconjunctivitis, by definition causes red eyes. As the infection starts to heal, the pink tinge of the conjunctiva (skin over the white of the eye) may diminish to a point where it appears normal, but you may still be contagious. A rule of thumb is that as long as you do not look or feel 100% normal, you may still be infected and contagious. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the thin mucous membrane that lines the front surface of the eyeball and the inside of the eyelids. As the inflammation increases, it causes the tiny blood vessels in the conjunctiva to dilate, thus leading to a redness of the eye. Depending on the cause of the conjunctitis there can also be itching, irritation, and discharge ...Read more
Eye redness: 1-2 weeks typically.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hello, I was diagnosed with conjunctivitis (pink eye), but I have no redness or discharge. How is that possible?
What symptoms?: You must have seen an ophthalmologist ( I hope not another type of doctor) for this diagnosis. It would be unusual to have pink eye without redness or discharge. Perhaps you need a second look or a second opinion. Especially if you are having other symptoms such as vision loss or light sensitivity. ...Read more
No: Conjunctivitis is defined as inflammation of the conjunctiva. One of the principle markers of inflammation is redness caused by dilation of the blood vessels. Therefore, all forms of conjunctivitis have varying degrees of associated redness. However, not all redness is caused by conjunctivitis. For example, a broken blood vessel can cause redness but is not caused by inflammation. ...Read more
Patience: Conjunctivitis is usually a viral infection of the lining of the eye and the redness and dilation are the bodies response to try and rid itself of the infection. Even if there were a way to get rid of the redness, you would want the defensive responses to remain active. Have patience and your body will win the battle and the redness with recede. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When taking antibiotic and steroid eye gtts for conjunctivitis, when should I stop taking them? I have a little redness but minimal pain.
I got conjunctivitis(not severe,just beginning), how long would it be until the redness goes away on trimethoprim polymyxin B ophthalmic eye drops. ?
One of my eyes got a little red but only half of it. I had viral conjunctivitis on march but on both eyes. What could it be?
Both my eyes so red and teary from the past week. Can't focus on anything for more than a second. Is it really viral conjunctivitis?
Possible: If so, then it should be better in about a week. If not, see an ophthalmologist for evaluation. ...Read more
Why are my eyes always red in the morning if i go to sleep early? I have no allergies and it's not conjunctivitis?
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