Font Size

Eye Allergies (cont.)

For More Information on Eye Allergies

American Academy of Ophthalmology
655 Beach Street
Box 7424
San Francisco, CA 94120

American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
85 West Algonquin Road, Suite 550
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Web Link

American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, How Do I Find an Allergist?

Medically reviewed by William Baer, MD, Board Certified in Ophthalmology


Azari, A.A., and N.P. Barney. "Conjunctivitis: a systematic review of diagnosis and treatment." JAMA 310.16 Oct. 23, 2013: 1721-1729.

Bousquet, J., et al. "Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma (ARIA) 2008 update (in collaboration with the World Health Organization, GA(2)LEN and AllerGen)." Allergy 63.86 (2008): 8.

Mantelli, F., A. Lambiase, and S. Bonini. Allergy 66.7 July 2011: 919-924.

Singh, K., S. Axelrod, and L. Bielory. "The epidemiology of ocular and nasal allergy in the United States, 1988-1994." J Allergy Clin Immunol 126 (2010): 778.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/27/2015

Must Read Articles Related to Eye Allergies

Allergic Reaction
Allergic Reaction An allergic reaction is an overreaction to a harmless substance. Symptoms and signs of an learn more >>
Allergy Shots
Allergy Shots Some allergens are simply impossible to avoid. You cannot live a normal life and completely avoid pollen, dust mites, mold spores, and certain other common trig...learn more >>
Drug Allergy
Drug Allergy Drug allergies may result in rashes and other symptoms. Several classes of medications may be associated with drug allergy. Treatment may include antihistamines...learn more >>

Patient Comments & Reviews

The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Eye Allergies:

Eye Allergies - Symptoms and Signs

What are your eye allergy symptoms and signs?

Eye Allergies - Medications

What medications effectively treat your eye allergies?

Read What Your Physician is Reading on Medscape

Keratoconus »

Keratoconus (KC) is a progressive, noninflammatory, bilateral (but usually asymmetrical) disease of the cornea, characterized by paraxial stromal thinning that leads to corneal surface distortion.

Read More on Medscape Reference »

Medical Dictionary