Viral Conjunctivitis

Viral conjunctivitis is a highly contagious acute conjunctival infection that is usually caused by adenoviruses. Symptoms include irritation, photophobia, and watery discharge. The diagnosis is made clinically, sometimes viral cultures or immunodiagnostic tests are indicated. The infection is self-limiting, but in severe cases, local corticosteroids are sometimes necessary. Viral conjunctivitis is a highly contagious acute conjunctival infection that is usually caused by adenoviruses. Symptoms include irritation, photophobia, and watery discharge….

September 3, 2018
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