Articles categorized under "Red Eye"

Different conditions that can result in a red eye.

How to Instill Eyedrops

Infections, inflammation, glaucoma, and many other eye disorders often are treated with medicated eyedrops. It is important to remember that... View Article

Corneal ulcers

Corneal ulcers, or keratitis, can form due to trauma to the cornea, eyelid disease, severe dry eye, fungus, herpes simplex... View Article


The uvea is the middle layer in the eye sandwiched between the retina (innermost layer) and the sclera (outermost layer).... View Article

Subconjunctival Hemorrhage

Seeing a subconjunctival hemorrhage on the eye can be alarming, but it is quite common, it is usually harmless, and... View Article

Bleb Care After Trabeculectomy

Trabeculectomy surgery for glaucoma results in the creation of a drainage “bubble” under the upper eyelid. Aqueous fluid flows from... View Article

Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis

Giant papillary conjunctivitis (GPC) is an inflammation of the inner surface of the eyelids, most frequently associated with contact lens... View Article

Pterigión y Pinguécula

El pterigión es un tejido carnoso que crece sobre la córnea (la capa transparente localizada al frente del ojo.) Puede permanecer pequeño,... View Article