Pink Eye, also known as Conjunctivitis, is an infection or swelling in the outer membrane of the eyeball. Some of the common symptoms of Pinkeye include gritty feeling in the eyes, itchiness in the eyes, abnormal amount of tears and many more.
HOW IS PINK EYE DIAGNOSED?
While the most common cause of Pink Eye is viruses and allergies, an Ophthalmologist diagnoses Pink Eye by simply looking at the eye and taking a tear or fluid sample from the Pink Eye.
HOW IS PINK EYE TREATED?
The treatment of Pinkeye includes depends upon the cause of the condition and in most of the cases, the doctor will prescribe medication. However, in some cases, Pink Eye can go away on its own.
DID YOU KNOW?
Allergens, such as pollen, can cause Pink Eye in one or both of the eyes,