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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On physical examination there is mild conjunctival injection, no intraoral lesions, and no lymphadenopathy or hepatosplenomegaly.
Typical KD criteria include fever going on for more than 5 days, cervical adenopathy, nonpurulent bilateral conjunctival injection, oral mucosal changes, hand-foot changes in extremities and polymorfic rash on body.
Short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headaches with conjunctival injection and tearing (SUNCT) syndrome is one of the trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias.
Short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing (SUNCT) syndrome is an unusual cause of headache and is mainly found in middle aged or older patients.
Characteristic clinical findings are conjunctival injection and areas of punctate erosion in the corneal epithelium, especially in the interpalpebral zone.
A / Topical antihistamines and topical mast cell stabilizers appear to reduce conjunctival injection and itching effectively.
Symptoms including ocular or periocular pain nausea and/or vomiting and an antecedent history of intermittent vision and/or haloes might be seen and conjunctival injection corneal epithelial oedema mid- dilated unreactive pupil and shallow anterior chamber might be observed in ophthalmology consultation.
According to the company, the endpoints measured clearing of bulbar conjunctival injection (red eye), eradication of adenovirus from the tear film, spread of infection to the fellow eye, reduction in sub-epithelial infiltrates, clearing of blurred vision compared to its Vehicle at Test-of-Cure Visit (Day 18).
Pain 08 17 4 29 Fatigue 32 18 8 58 Oliguria 00 05 3 8 Anorexia 17 16 8 41 Cough 06 08 4 18 Conjunctival injection 12 17 5 43 Retro orbital Pain 19 18 3 40 Nausea/ Vomiting 30 15 8 53 Altered Mentation 03 15 7 25 Symptoms Poor Prognosis DF Vs.
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 most commonly reported side effects are tachycardia, agitation, irritability, anxiety, hallucinations, nausea, vomiting, hypertension, confusion, conjunctival injection (red eyes), and xerostomia (dry mouth).
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.