Fungal infections take several forms, including athlete's foot, thrush, and vaginal yeast infection. A rash is one potential sign of a fungal infection.
Dr. Brian Chou tells how you can avoid bacterial, viral and fungal eye infections,
and describes symptoms and treatments for each type.
Sep 9, 2014 ... Signs of an eye infection may include:Pain in the eye.A feeling that something is
in the eye (foreign body sensation).Light sensitivity ...
Your eyes can get infections from bacteria, fungi, or viruses. Eye infections can
occur in different parts of the eye and can affect just one eye or both.
In infants, the drainage system may not be completely mature at the time of birth, causing the duct to be more narrow than usual. This irritation can cause the eye
to become very inflamed and is known as chemical or toxic conjunctivitis.
If your doctor determines that... More »
Jan 6, 2015 ... Watch this slideshow on various eye diseases. Learn the warning signs and
symptoms of common eye conditions such as glaucoma, cataracts, ...
Secondly, eye infections are also classified according to what's causing them.
Ocular histoplasmosis syndrome (OHS), for example, is caused by a fungus (the
Oct 14, 2015 ... While contact lenses are safely used by millions of people every day, they do
carry a risk of eye infection. The most common infection related to ...
While conjunctivitis is usually a minor eye infection, sometimes it can develop
into a more serious ... Conjunctivitis may be caused by a viral or bacterial
Dry eye is the loss or reduction of the eye's ability to produce normal tears. It is
one of the most frequent causes of visits to an eye care professional ...