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Eye infection

Eye infection: Introduction

Eye infection: AN infection that occurs in the eye. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Eye infection, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Eye infection

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Causes of Types of Eye infection:

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Eye infection: Symptom Checker

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Eye infection Treatments

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Eye infection: Animations

Medications or substances causing Eye infection:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Eye infection as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Eye infection: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Eye infection may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Eye infection

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Misdiagnosis and Eye infection

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Eye infection: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Eye infection: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Definitions of Eye infection:

An infection of the sebaceous gland of the eyelid
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Invasion and growth of microorganisms in the eye; may be clinically inapparent or result in local cellular injury; occurs either on the external surface of the eye or intraocularly with probable inflammation, visual impairment, or blindness.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Eye infection

The list below shows some of the causes of Eye infection mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Eye infection?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Eye infection. Of the 14 causes of Eye infection that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 12 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Eye infection:

The following list of conditions have 'Eye infection' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Eye infection:

The following list of medical conditions have Eye infection or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.



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Causes of Eye infection Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Eye infection based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Eye infection:

    Subtypes of Eye infection:

    Iritis (60 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Eye infection:

    Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes)

    Symptoms related to Eye infection:

    Eye pain (475 causes), Eye injury, Blurred vision (982 causes), Vision changes (2526 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Red eye (630 causes), Conjunctivitis (244 causes), Episcleritis (21 causes), Keratitis, Keratoconjunctivitis, Pink eye, Madras eye, Excessive tearing (288 causes)

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Eye infection

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