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Trachoma - Eye Infection

Trachoma is a preventable eye condition caused by repeated infections with eye strains of the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis that lead to a roughening of the inner surface of the eyelid.

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Common eye infections | Australian Prescriber

Antibiotic drops are not the treatment for all red eyes. An incorrect diagnosis can increase the risk of loss of vision.

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Red eye - myDr.com.au

Red eye is the term used when irritation or infection causes the eye to be red, itchy, watery and feel gritty. It's sometimes known as a 'bloodshot eye'.

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Conjunctivitis in babies, children & teens | Raising Children Network

Conjunctivitis is a type of eye infection. It’s very common and can be very contagious. Your child needs to see a GP for the right conjunctivitis treatment.

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Sore eyes - myDr.com.au

Conjunctivitis is the most common cause of sore eyes. Find out about conjunctivitis and symptoms that indicate a more serious eye problem.

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Conjunctivitis - Better Health Channel

Conjunctivitis is an eye infection caused by a bacteria or virus. Symptoms include eye redness, a discharge and swollen lids. Conjunctivitis is treated with antibacterial eye drops or ointment. Children must not attend school or child care if they have conjunctivitis.

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Styes - Better Health Channel

Styes may be red and sore, but they generally do not cause any damage to the eye or eyelids.

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Dry eye - Better Health Channel

A person suffering from dry eye syndrome does not have enough of the right kind of tears to keep the eye comfortable.

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Eyes - trachoma - Better Health Channel

A clean face and clean environment are the best protection against trachoma.

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Trachoma - NT.GOV.AU

How trachoma is spread, symptoms, who is at risk, infectious period, treatment and the Northern Territory Trachoma Program.

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