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Are eye allergies triggered by a particular type of allergen?

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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: ANY

"eye allergies" - watery, itchy eyes can be caused by any number of allergens - cat/pollen, etc.

In brief: ANY

"eye allergies" - watery, itchy eyes can be caused by any number of allergens - cat/pollen, etc.
Dr. Patrick Melder
Dr. Patrick Melder
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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Airborne allergens

Eye allergy symptoms are most often caused by airborne allergens such as tree, grass, or weed pollens, or cat dander. Any allergen that contacts the eye may also cause allergy eye symptoms.
So wash your hands after you touch the cat or dog if you are allergic to them.

In brief: Airborne allergens

Eye allergy symptoms are most often caused by airborne allergens such as tree, grass, or weed pollens, or cat dander. Any allergen that contacts the eye may also cause allergy eye symptoms.
So wash your hands after you touch the cat or dog if you are allergic to them.
Dr. Paul Carter
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