Conjunctivitis Treatment Casa Grande AZ

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Kenley Donaldson, MD
(480) 892-8400
1919 N Trekell Rd
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ross Univ, Sch Of Med & Vet Med, Roseau, Dominica
Graduation Year: 1992

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Southwestern Eye Ctr
(520) 426-9224
560 N Camino Mercado Ste 1
Casa Grande, AZ

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Ernest Meslow Bargmeyer, MD
(520) 293-7031
Tucson, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1958

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Lisa Ann Mansueto, MD
(480) 839-0206
3200 S Country Club Way
Tempe, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1994

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Joseph S Bryan III, MD
(602) 242-4928
7600 N 15th St Ste 155
Phoenix, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1988

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Tom Wilson OD
(520) 836-9606
653 E Cottonwood Ln
Casa Grande, AZ
 
Gerald B Walman, MD
3501 N Scottsdale Rd Ste 140
Scottsdale, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Toronto, Fac Of Med, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1973

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Alan Jay Gordon, MD
(602) 242-4928
7600 N 15th St Ste 155
Phoenix, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1987

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Chaman Lal Luthra, MD
(928) 782-4319
2325 S Avenue A
Yuma, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Guru Nanak Dev Univ, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1955

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Henry Lewis Hudson III, MD
(520) 742-7444
535 E Agave Dr
Tucson, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1991

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Pink Eye, Conjunctivitis Eye Disorder Symptoms and Treatments

Conjunctivitis, aka "pink eye", is a very common condition characterized by inflammation of the conjunctiva. There are many causes, the most common of which can be grouped into two broad categories: microorganisms (viruses and bacteria, for example) and allergic reactions (medications and pollen, for example). A virus is the most common cause of pink eye.

Symptoms You May Experience:
Typical symptoms of conjunctivitis include redness of the eyes, tearing or discharge, general discomfort in the eyes, and the feeling that there is "sand" in the eye. In cases of allergic conjunctivitis itching is usually the major complaint, although other symptoms may also be present.

Examination: What Your Eye Doctor Will Look For:
The most common sign in pink eye is redness over the "whites" of the eyes. There are certain signs that help the eye doctor to determine the cause. For example, does the conjunctivitis involve one or both eyes? Viral or bacterial conjunctivitis usually starts with one eye and may or may not involve the other eye several days later. Is there clear fluid or discharge draining from the eye? Yellow-green discharge suggests that there may be a bacterial cause. Is there enlargement and tenderness of the lymph node just in front of the ear on the same side as the affected eye? This often occurs in viral conjunctivitis. Is there involvement of the cornea? Small areas of corneal involvement may indicate a viral cause and lead to sensitivity to light...

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