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​​Blood in Eye
​​Blurriness
​​Crusty Eyelid or Eyelashes
​​Dark Spots in Vision
​​Discharge From Eye
​​Double Vision
​​Dryness
​​Flashes of Light
​​Floaters in Vision
​​Grittiness
​​Itchiness
​​Pain in Eye
​​Tearing
​​Vision Loss (Central Vision)

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B
Bloodshot Eye (also see Red Eye or Pink Eye or Blood in Eye)
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Conjunctivitis (“Pink Eye”)
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Eye Allergies
Fungal Keratitis
Glaucoma
Herpes Keratitis
Hyphema
Subconjunctival Hemorrhage

Blood in Eye (also see Red Eye or Pink Eye or Bloodshot Eye
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Conjunctivitis (“Pink Eye”)
Corneal Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Fungal Keratitis
Glaucoma
Herpes Keratitis
Hyphema
Subconjunctival Hemorrhage

Blurriness
Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
Astigmatism
Black Eye
Blocked Tear Duct
Cataract
Cellulitis
Chalazion
Conjunctivitis (“Pink Eye”)
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Detached and Torn Retina
Diabetic Retinopathy
Farsightedness (Hyperopia)
Fuchs’ Dystophy
Fungal Keratitis
Glaucoma
Herpes Keratitis
Hyphema
Nearsightedness (Myopia)
Optic Neuritis
Presbyopia
Pterygium
Strabismus
Uveitis

Burning Eyes
Blepharitis
Dry Eye
Eye Allergies
Pterygium

C
Crusty Eyelid or Eyelashes
Blepharitis
Blocked Tear Duct
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)

D
Dark Spots in Vision
Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
Macular Hole
Macular Pucker
Dilated Pupil(s) (see also Enlarged Pupil)
Microvascular Cranial Nerve Palsy (Cranial Nerve III Palsy)
Migraine
Ocular Melanoma
Discharge From Eye
Bacterial Keratitis
Blocked Tear Duct
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
Corneal Ulcer
Dry Eye
Fungal Keratitis
Herpes Keratitis
Distorted Vision
Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
Astigmatism
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
Kerataconus
Macular Edema
Macular Hole
Macular Pucker
Double Vision
Black Eye
Cataract
Migraine
Microvascular Cranial Nerve Palsy
Strabismus
Drooping Eyelid
Bell’s Palsy
Migraine
Microvascular Cranial Nerve Palsy
Ptosis
Dryness
Bell’s Palsy
Blepharitis
Dry Eye
Pinguecula and Pterygium

E
Enlarged Pupil(s) (see also Dilated Pupil)
Microvascular Cranial Nerve Palsy (Cranial Nerve III Palsy)
Migraine
Ocular Melanoma
Eyelid Turns Out
Bell’s Palsy

F
Feeling of Something in Eye
Chalazion
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Fungal Keratitis
Pinguecula and Pterygium
Flashes of Light
Detached and Torn Retina
Floaters and Flashes
Migraine
Nevus (advanced)
Ocular Melanoma
Floaters in Vision
Floaters and Flashes

G
Grittiness
Corneal Abrasion
Blepharitis
Dry Eye
Eye Allergies
Pinguecula and Pterygium

H
Halos Around Lights (see also Starbursts Around Lights)
Cataract
Fuchs’ Dystrophy
Glaucoma
Kerataconus

I
Irritation
Blepharitis
Blocked Tear Duct
Chalazia and Styes
Corneal Abrasion
Dry Eye
Eye Allergies
Fungal Keratitis
Herpes Keratitis
Pinguecula and Pterygium
Subconjunctival Hemorrhage
Itchiness
Blepharitis
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
Dry Eye
Eye Allergies
Pterygium

L
Light Sensitivity
Bacterial Keratitis
Cataract
Chalazion
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Eye Allergies
Fungal Keratitis
Herpes Keratitis
Hyphema
Kerataconus
Migraine
Strabismus
Uveitis
Limited Movement of Eyelid
Bell’s Palsy
Black Eye
Limited Movement of Eyes
Cellulitis
Microvascular Cranial Nerve Palsy (Cranial Nerve III Palsy)
Lump on Eyelid
Chalazia and Styes

Night Vision Problem
Cataract
Fuchs’ Dystrophy
Nystagmus
Retinitis Pigmentosa

P
Pain Around Eye
Bell’s Palsy
Black Eye
Blocked Tear Duct
Cellulitis
Glaucoma
Microvascular Cranial Nerve Palsy
Pain in Eye
Bacterial Keratitis
Cellulitis
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Fuchs’ Dystrophy
Fungal Keratitis
Glaucoma
Herpes Keratitis
Hyphema
Microvascular Cranial Nerve Palsy
Optic Neuritis
Uveitis
Pink Eye
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)

R
Red Eye
Blepharitis
Cellulitis
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Ulcer
Eye Allergies
Fungal Keratitis
Glaucoma
Herpes Keratitis
Pinguecula and Pterygium
Retinoblastoma
Subconjunctival Hemorrhage
Reduced Vision
Amblyopia
Bacterial Keratitis
Cataract
Cellulitis
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Laceration
Detached and Torn Retina
Diabetic Retinopathy
Fuchs’ Dystophy
Glaucoma
Hyphema
Macular Hole
Macular Pucker
Nevus (advanced)
Nystagmus
Ocular Melanoma
Optic Neuritis
Retinitis Pigmentosa
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Strabismus
Uveitis

S
Shadow or Dark Curtain in Vision
Detached and Torn Retina
Spasm/Twitching
Eyelid Spasm/Twitching (Blepharospasm)
Spot on Eye, Brown
Nevus
Ocular Melanoma
Spot on Eye, Cloudy or White
Corneal Ulcer
Retinoblastoma
Uveitis
Spot on Eye, Red or Pink
Subconjunctival Hemorrhage
Spot on Eye, Yellow
Pinguecula and Pterygium
Spot on Eyelid, Colored
Black Eye
Nevus
Starbursts Around Lights (see also Halos Around Lights)
Cataract
Fuchs’ Dystrophy
Glaucoma
Kerataconus
Swelling Around Eye
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Blocked Tear Duct
Cellulitis
Chalazion
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
Corneal Ulcer
Eye Allergies
Retinoblastoma

T
Tearing
Bacterial Keratitis
Bell’s Palsy
Blocked Tear Duct
Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Dry Eye
Eye Allergies
Fungal Keratitis
Herpes Keratitis
Chalazion and Stye
Tunnel Vision
Glaucoma
Retinitis Pigmentosa

V
Vision Loss, Central
Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Macular Edema
Macular Hole
Macular Pucker
Vision Loss, General
Amblyopia
Bacterial Keratitis
Black Eye
Detached and Torn Retina
Diabetic Retinopathy
Fuchs’ Dystophy
Glaucoma
Hyphema
Ocular Melanoma
Optic Neuritis
Corneal Abrasion
Retinoblastoma
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Strabismus
Vision Loss, Peripheral (Side)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Glaucoma
Retinitis Pigmentosa

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