Doctors for Stringy Eye Discharge in Siddharameshwar Nagar, Hubli-Dharwad
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STRINGY EYE DISCHARGE
Stringy Eye discharge, or ""sleep"" in the eyes, is a combination of mucus, oil, skin cells and other debris that accumulates in the corner of the eye while asleep. It can be wet and sticky or dry and crusty, depending on how much of the liquid in the discharge has evaporated. Other terms used to describe eye discharge include eye boogers, eye mattering, eye gunk and eye pus.
HOW IS STRINGY EYE DISCHARGE DIAGNOSED?
Stringy Eye Discharge can be caused due to several factors like burning eyes, blurred vision, watery eyes, sore eyes or itchy eyes. The doctor diagnoses Stringy Eye Discharge by performing an eye examination to closely examine the eye.
HOW IS STRINGY EYE DISCHARGE TREATED?
Treatment for Stringy Eye Discharge includes using antibiotic drops that help in combating and reducing discharge. Using hot water compress and frequently cleaning the eyes is also advised. In rare cases, this happens because of blocked tear ducts and thus surgery could be required.
DID YOU KNOW?
This is not a serious problem but can be rather distracting and daunting to constantly have eye discharge.