Selected Disorders of the Eye

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Abstract

Presenting complaints of eye disorders need to be quickly divided into complaints that are serious and require an emergent or urgent examination and treatment. Urgent symptoms include recent visual loss, double vision, pain, floaters, flashes, and photophobia. Less serious symptoms, which can be evaluated less urgently, include vague ocular discomfort, tearing, mucous discharge, burning, or eyelid symptoms.

Keywords

Dermatitis Erythromycin Metronidazole Acne Ceftriaxone 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Washington, MEDEX NorthwestSeattleUSA
  2. 2.UW Medicine, Department of OphthalmologyUniversity of WashingtonSeattleUSA

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