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Inflammation (Definition)

Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: Eye inflammation?

What is the definition or description of: Eye inflammation?

Eye inflammation: irritation affecting the eyes. Blepharitis = eyelid inflammation. Uveitis = inflammation of uvea. Iritis = inflammation of iris. Etc... ...Read more

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Best eye inflammation pain reliever?

Best eye inflammation pain reliever?

OTC or prescription?: Best otc remedy is tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain or Ibuprofen for inflammation and artificial tears for eye irritation. If this is an issue you should see your eye professional. ...Read more

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How to treat eye inflammation & auto immune system help!?

How to treat eye inflammation & auto immune system help!?

It depends: It depends on the cause of the eye inflammation and the severity of that inflammation. Some causes respond to topical drops and others require systemic therapy. ...Read more

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Late menstrual cycle again and recurring eye inflammation. Is there a relation?

Late menstrual cycle again and recurring eye inflammation. Is there a relation?

Dry eye : Subjective symptoms, tear production and stability, surface dryness and inflammation were significantly related to hormonal fluctuations in the menstrual cycle. In particular, the impairment of these functions appeared to be related to the estrogen peak occurring during the follicular phase, especially in patients with dry eye. The ocular surface is confirmed to be an estrogen-dependent. ...Read more

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Eye inflammation, what does that diagnosis mean?

Eye inflammation, what does that diagnosis mean?

Red Eye: Eye inflammation can come from many causes: infection, allergy, irritation, physical rubbing, exposure to chemicals in the air like chlorine from a pool, contact solution and the list goes on. You need to see what else is going on. Like itching think allergy, yellow discharge think infection, red only on the exposed part of your eye think irritant or allergy. See a doc to evaluate these. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat severe eye inflammation?

What is the best way to treat severe eye inflammation?

Depends on the cause: The most effective way to treat inflammation of all kinds is to identify the causative factor and neutralize it. See your doctor to find the cause. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of eye inflammation?

How can I get rid of eye inflammation?

Know the cause: Inflammation means something has caused irritation to the tissue in question. As there are many causes, the first thing to do is find out the cause. An ophthalmologist is an excellent choice for this. Until appointment is made, cold compresses will help with your symptoms. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for eye inflammation?

What is the treatment for eye inflammation?

Quck evaluation: Inflammation can be primary or secondary. The effects can be minor or lead to chronic corneal edema, cataract, glaucoma or combinations. It can cause non recoverable blindness and chronic severe pain. It needs immediate evaluation and focused treatment by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Dr. Moonyoung Chung
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Eye Inflammation (Definition)

irritation affecting the eyes. Blepharitis = eyelid inflammation. Uveitis = inflammation of uvea. Iritis = ...Read more


Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
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Eye Health (Definition)

Eye health involves the function and vision of the eye and all ...Read more