Symptoms & Signs
- Decreased vision if the cornea is damaged
- Excessive tearing
- Eye discomfort or pain
- Eye irritation
Diagnosis & Tests
A physical examination of the eyes and eyelids confirms the diagnosis. Special tests are usually not necessary.
Review Date : 10/14/2008
Reviewed By : David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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