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Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis) (cont.)

What are the signs and symptoms of pink eye?

Infectious conjunctivitis can cause blurred vision (especially if it also involves the cornea), pain, and light sensitivity. Often there is a discharge from the eye (watery, mucus-like, or pus-like). It may affect one or both eyes. Often there's a history of a recent cold or exposure to other people with conjunctivitis. Allergic conjunctivitis is frequently accompanied by itching and watery discharge. It may be seasonal and is usually bilateral.

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