What are some symptoms of an eye infection?

Infection. Blurred vision, eye pain, redness, light sensitivity, thick discharge, crusting, swollen lymph node.
Symptoms. Symptoms of eye infection may include redness, discharge, sticky eyelids, feeling like you have something in your eye, itching, burning or stinging. If you have these symptoms, you should get it checked out by your doctor. Remember that redness in the eye can be caused by a lot of things other than infection and generally always should be checked out.