Doctors for Allergic Conjunctivitis in New Cotton Market, Hubli-Dharwad
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Allergic conjunctivitis is the inflammation of an eye caused by allergic reaction to substances like pollen or mold spores. The symptoms are irritation of the conjunctiva - which is a membrane on the inside of the eyelids and covering the eyeball. The conjunctiva is susceptive to irritation from allergies, especially during hay fever season.
HOW IS ALLERGIC CONJUNCTIVITIS DIAGNOSED?
A doctor will examine the eyes for redness in the white of the eye and small bumps inside the eyelids The following tests can be done for diagnosis: 1. Allergy skin test 2. Blood test - protein or antibodies 3. Scraping of conjunctival tissue can be tested
HOW IS ALLERGIC CONJUNCTIVITIS TREATED?
Allergic conjunctivitis can be easily treated at home. For instance, by keeping your home dust-free, avoiding exposure to harsh chemicals, dyes, and perfumes. Additionally, one can make use of ayurvedic or homeopathy. Anti-inflammatory eye drops or steroid eye drops can be helpful as well.
DID YOU KNOW?
Household dust, pollen from trees, grass, mold spores, animal dander and chemical scents such as household detergents or perfumes are some of the common triggers of allergic conjunctivitis.