Conjunctivitis Treatment Martinsburg WV

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Jerry Allen Fogle, MD
(304) 267-4273
2002 Professional Ct
Martinsburg, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1974

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Mark E Promersberger, MD
(304) 267-4273
2002 Professional Ct
Martinsburg, WV
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1991

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James W Sachs, MD
251 E Baltimore St
Hagerstown, MD
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Eye Ctr
Graduation Year: 1938

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Robert Edward Gladsden, MD
(301) 745-5150
1640 Dual Hwy Ste B
Hagerstown, MD
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth Sci, Washington Dc 20037
Graduation Year: 1975

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John Joseph Wroblewski, MD
(301) 665-1712
150 Opal Court
Hagerstown, MD
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1986

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Vigilio M Tan, MD
(304) 267-9981
219 S Spring St
Martinsburg, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Santo Tomas, Fac Of Med And Surg, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1962

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Dr.GAGAN SINGH
(304) 725-2121
Suite 101, 710 Somerset Blvd.
Charles Town, WV
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M
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Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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William Hanten Flittie, MD
(301) 745-5200
322 E Antietam St # 306A
Hagerstown, MD
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1976

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Robert Eric Parnes, MD
(724) 942-0737
1150 Opal Ct
Hagerstown, MD
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Pa State Univ Coll Of Med, Hershey Pa 17033
Graduation Year: 1989

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Wilmer Jay Keener, MD
(301) 733-4200
1110 Opal Ct Ste 3
Hagerstown, MD
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1969

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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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