Pink Eye; Pink eye (conjunctivitis) 


A condition in which the conjunctiva (membranes lining the eyelids and covering the white part of the eye) become inflamed or infected. Also called pinkeye.

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Conjunctivitis as related to Chloramphenicol

  • Conjunctivitis - American Family Physician
    Conjunctivitis refers to any inflammatory condition of the membrane that lines the eyelids and covers the exposed surface of the sclera. It is the most common cause of

  • Conjunctivitis - infective - NICE CKS
    2012-08-01 Last revised in August 2015 Back to top Conjunctivitis - infective - Summary. Infective conjunctivitis is inflammation of the conjunctiva due to infection.

  • Conjunctivitis - Treatment - NHS Choices
    The recommended treatment for conjunctivitis will depend on whether it's caused by infection, an allergic reaction or an irritant, such as a stray eyelash.

  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis - EyeWiki
    Bacterial conjunctivitis is one of the most commonly encountered eye problems in medicine. Most cases are acute, self-limited, and not a major cause of morbidity.

  • Eye drop - Wikipedia
    Shelf life. Although most bottles of eye drops contain preservatives to inhibit contamination once opened, these will not prevent contamination indefinitely.

  • Conjunctivitis: self-care -
    A major cause of eye problems is allergic, bacterial or viral conjunctivitis (inflammation of the 'wet' surfaces of the eye). Find out what products are ...

  • SPERSADEX COMP® EYE DROPS - Domain Registration
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  • GoldenEye treatment for conjunctivitis, blepharitis and ...
    GoldenEye is a range of treatments for some of the most common eye complaints and infections, including Conjunctivitis, Blepharitis and Styes. Available over the ...