Differential Diagnosis of Red Eye

Smith, Glenda
July 2010
Pediatric Nursing;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p213
Academic Journal
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.


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