Conjunctivitis

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Conjunctivitis
An eye with viral conjunctivitis.jpg
An ee wi viral conjunctivitis
SpecialtyOphthalmology
SymptomsReiddish ee, scratchiness[1]
CausesViral, bacterial, allergies[2]
Diagnostic methodBased on symptoms, microbial cultur[1]
PreventionHaundwashin[1]
TreatmentBased on unnerleein cause[2]
Frequency3–6 million per year (USA)[1][2]
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Conjunctivitis is inflammation o the ootermaist layer o the white pairt o the ee an the inner surface o the eelid.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Facts About Pink Eye". National Eye Institute. November 2015. Archived frae the oreeginal on 9 Mairch 2016. Retrieved 8 Mairch 2016. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Azari, AA; Barney, NP (23 October 2013). "Conjunctivitis: a systematic review of diagnosis and treatment". JAMA. 310 (16): 1721–9. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.280318. PMC 4049531. PMID 24150468.
  3. Richards A, Guzman-Cottrill JA (May 2010). "Conjunctivitis". Pediatr Rev. 31 (5): 196–208. doi:10.1542/pir.31-5-196. PMID 20435711.