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painfull reaction on light, left eye is blood shot

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painfull reaction on light, left eye is blood shot
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. James replied 6 years ago.
Hello,

When did the pain start?
Is the sensitivity to light there all the time?
Any decrease in vision?
Any nausea or vomiting?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.

sat 1 pm

all the time

vision is normal

no other simtoms

Expert:  Dr. James replied 6 years ago.
Hello,

The light sensitivity may due to inflammation inside the eyes -- also called uveitis or iritis. This would need steroid eye drops for treatment. It is important to be seen by an ophthalmologist for the correct diagnosis prior to the start of steroid eye drops.

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