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Robert Francis Munsch, MD
(573) 221-7999
109 Virginia St
Hannibal, MO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1977

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Jean A Disseler, MD
(217) 222-6550
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Languages
American Sign
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Blessing Hosp At 11TH, Quincy, Il; Hannibal Regional Hospital, Hannibal, Mo
Group Practice: Quincy Medical Group

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Ned L Snider, MD FACS
(217) 228-3030
709 Broadway St
Quincy, IL
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington (st. Louis)
Graduation Year: 1962

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Robert Wesley Weller, MD
(217) 222-6550
Quincy Medical Group 1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1987

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Eric A Sieck, MD
(217) 222-6550
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Blessing Hosp At 11TH, Quincy, Il

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James Douglas Hayashi, MD
(217) 228-2020
709 Broadway St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1985

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Christopher J McDevitt, MD
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Minnesota
Graduation Year: 1988

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Eric Alfred Sieck, MD
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Mo/Kansas City
Graduation Year: 1985

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William U McReynolds, MD FACS
2301 York St
Quincy, IL
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern
Graduation Year: 1951

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Christopher J Mc Devitt, MD
(217) 222-6550
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1988

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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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