Eye Disease Management - Eye Care Services - Olympic Eye Care
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Some of the most common eye diseases diagnosed and often treated at Olympic Eye Care.
(Also known as pink eye) Is an infection or inflammation of the conjunctiva - the thin protective membrane that covers the surface of the eyeball and inner surface of the eyelids. CAUSED by bacteria, viruses, allergens and other irritants like smoke and dust. Pink eye is highly contagious and is usually accompanied by redness in the white of the eye, increased tearing and at times discharge.
While many minor cases improve within 2 weeks, some can develop into serious corneal inflammation and threaten sight. If you suspect pink eye, call for an exam and treatment ASAP.
DIABETIC EYE DISEASE
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