Conjunctivitis Treatment Fort Mill SC

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Bryan Keith Anderson, MD
(937) 257-1241
1698 Highway 160 W
Fort Mill, SC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med, Columbia Sc 29208
Graduation Year: 1984

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David Brian Nelson, MD
(803) 328-0168
Rock Hill, SC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Finch U Of Hs/Chicago Med Sch, North Chicago Il 60664
Graduation Year: 1997
Hospital
Hospital: Piedmont Med Ctr, Rock Hill, Sc
Group Practice: Rock Hill Eye Ctr

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Jonathan Paul Fritz, MD
1565 Ebenezer Rd
Rock Hill, SC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 2000

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Brian C Adair, MD
(704) 334-2020
1600 Ebenezer Rd
Rock Hill, SC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1997

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Olutoyin O Ogundipe, MD
(704) 583-1290
5921 Vista Verde Ct
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Ibadan
Graduation Year: 1978

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Charles Leonard Tucker, MD
(205) 933-2625
Fort Mill, SC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1998

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Jonathan Cloud Hicklin, MD
1565 Ebenezer Rd
Rock Hill, SC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1991

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Nasrollah Samiy, MD
(803) 323-2020
724 Arden Ln
Rock Hill, SC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1991

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Larry Dan Bartel, MD
(803) 328-0168
1565 Ebenezer Rd
Rock Hill, SC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1967

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Rosanna Puran Bahadur, MD
(601) 984-5022
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1999

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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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