bloodshot eyes

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bloodshot eyes

A popular term for eyes that appear red due to dilation of the conjunctival vessels overlying the sclera.

Aetiology
Dry air, sun exposure, dust, foreign body, allergies, infection, trauma.

Clinical findings
Pain, burning itching.
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No conjunctival injection or scleral involvement was noted.
One of the early signs of Ebola is conjunctival injection, as observed in a study of the 1995 Ebola outbreak in the Congo.
This edition has new illustrations and new chapters on sudden unilateral neuralgiform conjunctival injection tearing headache, primary thunderclap headache, hypnic headache, nummular headache, atypical odontalgia, burning mouth syndrome, nervus intermedius neuralgia, red ear syndrome, clival chordoma syndrome, glomus tumor of the shoulder, osteonecrosis of the elbow joint, driver's elbow, boxer's knuckle, trigger wrist, superior cluneal nerve entrapment syndrome, clitoral priapism, breaststroker's knee, glomus tumor of the knee, and fabella syndrome.
The list of diagnoses for her condition is long: fibromyalgia, autoimmune disease, chronic fatigue syndrome, celiac disease, chronic infection, allergies, short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing syndrome, Raynaud's phenomenon, pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal, gastrointestinal reflux disease, irritable bowel syndrome.
His physical examination was notable for left visual acuity limited to hand motion only, limited extraocular movement, conjunctival injection, and hypopyon.
Bu klinik tablo ile on planda primer bas agrilarindan saplanma bas agrisi ile agri suresinin kisa olmasindan dolayi paroksismal hemikrani ve daha geri planda SUNCT (Short lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing) sendromu dusunuldu.
These cases and more severe ones can also be treated by sub conjunctival injection, often referred to wrongly as 'an injection into the eye'.
Kume basagrisi, paroksismal hemicrania (PH) ve SUNCT (short-lasting unilateral headache attacks with conjunctival injection and tearing) ataklar ile seyrederken; hemicrania continua (HC) kesintisiz kronik bir basagrisi zemininde ortaya cikan siddetli ataklar ile karakterizedir.
In addition, at least one of the following autonomic features must be present: conjunctival injection and/or lacrimation, nasal congestion and/or rhinorrhea, or ptosis and/or miosis.
Keynote speaker, Dr Ottar Sjaastad, Professor of Neurology at the University of Trondheim, Norway, spoke about his discovery of two types of headache; Chronic Paroxysmal Hemicrania (CPH) and SUNCT (Short-lasting, Unilateral Neuralgiform headache attacks with Conjunctival injection and Tearing).
This upper girdle pain increased over the next 2 hours, as slight hand weakness and left conjunctival injection was noted.
The primary endpoint of the study was clinical resolution of conjunctival injection and conjunctival discharge.