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Maria E Rosselson, MD
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Illinois-Chicago
Graduation Year: 2003

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Jayakrishna Ambati, MD
(859) 323-6730
740 S Limestone E300 Kentucky Clinic,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1994

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Sharon Marie Napier, MD
(859) 323-5875
E-310 Ky Clinic 740 S Limestone St,
Lexington, KY
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Ophthalmology
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Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1994

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Paul Andrew Pearson, MD
(859) 323-5868
740 S Limestone,
Lexington, KY
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1987

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Seema Capoor, MD
(859) 323-6649
E-313 Kentucky Clinic Rose Street,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Charing Cross And Westminster Med Sch, London (352-07 Pr 01/71)
Graduation Year: 1990

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Miho Nozaki, MD
University Of Ky, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nagoya City Univ
Graduation Year: 1993

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Peter James Blackburn, MD
740 North Limestone,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1997

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Shelia Plumlee Sanders, MD
(859) 323-8910
801 Rose St,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1989

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Dr.Seema Capoor
(859) 323-5867
740 S Limestone # E300
Lexington, KY
Gender
F
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Hospital: University Of Kentucky Medical Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Robert S Baker, MD
(859) 323-5875
E-305 KY Clinic 740 S Limestone St,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Master Univ, Sch Of Med, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1975

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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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