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Name the eye condition

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Can you guess the condition based on its symptoms?

This is a type of infection of the eyes. Usually it will affect both eyes. The whites of the eyes my become inflamed, or reddish.

It may feel like there is grit in the eyes. Eyes may water more because of it

Some soreness of the eyes may be associated with it.

Eyelids may swell or stick together due to discharge of a viscous material while sleeping.

Some blurred vision may occur due to this discharge but is usually cleared up when you blink your eyes.

It may clear up on its own within a couple weeks, but can be treated by bathing the eyes in cool water, using lubricating drops or (if prescribed) using antibiotic ointment or drops.