Eye herpes (herpes simplex keratitis) is an eye infection caused by the herpes simplex virus. Symptoms and signs include redness, pain, blurred vision, tearing, and photophobia. Treatment may involve and antiviral eyedrop such as trifluridine or an antiviral oral medication such as acyclovir.
Eye Injuries Eye injuries range from the very minor, such as getting soap in the eye, to the catastrophic, resulting in permanent loss of vision. Treatment of eye injuries depends on the nature of the injury. Prompt evaluation and treatment is necessary to protect vision.