Inflammation of the EyeSynonyms: Conjunctivitis
By Bjarne Lühr Hansen PhD, MD and Philipp Skafte-Holm MD, Mentor Institute
A lot of adults are infected by children with inflammation of the eye. This is especially true for parents to small children, kindergarten teachers, child-minders and schoolteachers.
Inflammation of the eye with children is often caused by a virus but with adults it is more often bacteria and therefore, most adults with inflammation of the eye are treated with eye drops of antibiotics. Inflammation of the eye appears by the eye becoming red, painful and sensitive to light. Later, pus may appear in the eyes.
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