Conjunctivitis Treatment Manitowoc WI

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Robert C Randolph, MD FACS
602 Park St
Manitowoc, WI
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Medical School: Wisconsin
Graduation Year: 1941

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Donald R Lewellen Jr, MD
(920) 684-4429
PO Box 1900
Manitowoc, WI
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1981
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Hospital: Holy Family Memorial Med Ctr, Manitowoc, Wi
Group Practice: Eye Clinic Of Manitowoc

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David Dean Pfaffenbach, MD
(920) 793-2725
4801 Expo Dr
Manitowoc, WI
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1967

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Joseph Mark Feder, MD
(920) 793-7500
5300 Memorial Dr
Two Rivers, WI
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1983

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Ron De Mark OD
Eye Clinic Of Manitowoc
(920) 684-0255
3415 Calumet Ave
Manitowoc, WI
 
Donald A Schlernitzauer, MD
(920) 684-4429
PO Box 1900
Manitowoc, WI
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1967

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Steven Paul Gainey, MD
(920) 793-2725
PO Box 1900
Manitowoc, WI
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1984

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Benjamin Edward Phillips, MD
(920) 684-4429
4801 Expo Dr
Manitowoc, WI
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1998

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Donald Domrath OD
Eyecare Place
(920) 683-2244
3415 Calumet Ave
Manitowoc, WI
 
David Black MD
(920) 793-2725
1603 Washington St
Two Rivers, WI
 
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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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