If you’re dealing with redness, itchiness, and discharge in one or both of your eyes, you may have an eye infection. Like other types of infections in the body, eye infections are caused by bacteria, fungi, or viruses. The professionals at Campus Eye Group can determine which type of eye infection New Jersey you have so that you can get the proper treatment you need.
Symptoms of an Eye Infection
Aside from redness, eye infections can cause other uncomfortable symptoms, such as:
- Blurry vision
- Discharge (white or yellow in color)
Allergies can also cause watery, red eyes. The difference lies in overall discomfort. While allergies can be irritating, an eye infection is extremely uncomfortable and can eventually impact your vision.