TITLE

Differential Diagnosis of Red Eye

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Glenda
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Pediatric Nursing;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p213
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the most common differential diagnoses of red eye or conjunctivitis and its treatment in children. An association which is often seen between red eye in children and upper respiratory illness, allergic syndrome and foreign body sensation is discussed. A case study of a five year old African American girl who presented with symptoms of red eye is presented.
ACCESSION #
52872470

 

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