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Forum Name: Eye diseases (Ophthalmology)
Question: RED EYE
|KIMBGRE62 - Fri Jul 08, 2005 11:07 pm|
RED EYE THAT KEEPS FORMING STRINGY GREEN GOO VERY PAINFUL
|Dr. Anthony Solomon - Sun Jul 10, 2005 1:18 pm|
A painful red eye with greenish discharge is suggestive of Pseudomonal infection.
If untreated, it may cause keratitis and endophthalmitis. Get to see an ophthalmologist immediately.
Dr Anthony Solomon
Consultant Physician, Tropical & Genitourinary Medicine
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