Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Cathy | 2010/06/23

Q.

Red teary eys

Hi Doc and ladies,

My son is 15months old and he has problems with his eyes. They are red and teary I took him to doctors they given him medicienes from ointments to drops but nothing seems to help.

Is there anything I can use to for this

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This sounds like an allergic condition of your son's eyes which is called allergic conjunctivitis. It is essential that the cause for this allergy is identified. After that the correct tretament can be prescribed. It would be best to ask a paediatric allergist to see your little son.

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