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Stephen Frederick Meyers, MD
(859) 781-3110
1501 Alexandria Pike
Fort Thomas, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1968

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Matthew F Appenzeller, MD
Ft Wright, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Medical Univ. South Carolina
Graduation Year: 2004

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Manan Indra Shah, MD
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 2001

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Nikolaos Trichopoulos, MD
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Aristotle Univ Of Thessaloniki
Graduation Year: 1998

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Clarence L Hans, MD FACS
630 Vine St Ste 307
Cincinnati, OH
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve
Graduation Year: 1945

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Jerry W Conners, MD
(859) 781-2700
40 Grand Ave Ste 200
Fort Thomas, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Neurology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: St Elizabeth Med Ctr-South, Edgewood, Ky; St Luke Hosp -West, Florence, Ky; St Luke Hosp -East, Fort Thomas, Ky

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Corinna M Pokorny, MD
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Drexel University
Graduation Year: 2003

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Richard Ira Abrahamson, MD
(513) 621-2445
105 W 4th St Ste 719
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1987

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Michael E Daun, MD
(513) 381-1900
2055 Reading Rd
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1987

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Chia-Hung Joe Chen, MD
(330) 297-6688
Apt 4f 634 Sycamore St
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ohio, Toledo Oh 43699
Graduation Year: 1997
Hospital
Hospital: Clinton Mem Hosp, Wilmington, Oh
Group Practice: Clinton Ophthalmology Svc

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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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