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Eye allergies

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Simple Allergic Conjunctivitis (Seasonal Allergic Conjunctivitis (SAC); Perennial Allergic Conjunctivitis (PAC)) | myVMC

Simple allergic conjunctivitis includes seasonal (triggered by allergens like pollen) and perennial (triggered by allergens like dust mites or animal hair).

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Allergic Conjunctivitis (Red Eye; Pink Eye) | myVMC

Conjunctivitis is a very common reason for an individual to experience an uncomfortable, red eye

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Allergic conjunctivitis - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Allergic conjunctivitis usually causes mild to moderate symptoms, including redness, which respond to non medicated treatment. However, sometimes symptoms can be extremely severe and debilitating with swelling of the eyelids and conjunctivae and a sensation of grittiness and burning.

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Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) | myVMC

Vernal keratoconjunctivitis is a type of allergic conjunctivitis that usually affects both eyes, causing discomfort, inflammation and red eyes.

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How Smoking Affects the Eyes | myVMC

How smoking affects eye health: There is an increased risk of a number of eye disorders, not only in those who smoke, but also in those who are frequently exposed to tobacco smoke. These eye disorders include allergic conjunctivitis, cataract, age related macular degeneration and thyroid eye disease.

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Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis (AKC) | myVMC

Conjunctivitis is a very common reason for experiencing an uncomfortable, red eye

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Conjunctivitis in babies, children & teens | Raising Children Network

Conjunctivitis is a type of eye infection. Its very common and very contagious. Your child needs to see a GP for the right conjunctivitis treatment.

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Allergic rhinitis (hay fever) and sinusitis - Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

Allergic rhinitis, hay fever, sinusitis, pollen

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Hypersensitivity reaction - Type I | myVMC

Hypersensitivity means that the body responds to a particular substance (called allergens) in an exaggerated fashion, where it does not happen in normal circumstances

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Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis (GPC) | myVMC

Conjunctivitis is a very common reason for experiencing an uncomfortable, red eye

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