eye infection

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an infection of the sebaceous gland of the eyelid

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It wasn't clear who the mother was, but one of the puppies had a really bad eye infection and I knew that if I could help him, I would.
Another 3,810 infected by ARTI, 3,389 by diarrhoea, 1,911 by fever, 958 by eye infection and 6,473 by other diseases.
aspx) A statement from the FA read : "Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has withdrawn from the England squad to face Scotland due to an eye infection.
But, a new research from Tel Aviv University has revealed that these pills can cause eye infections such as conjunctivitis (pink eye) or sties.
The poll of 1,000 people by development charity Sightsavers found that the most common ailments passed from child to parent were colds (79 per cent), coughs (48 per cent), diarrhoea and vomiting (35 per cent), head lice (26 per cent), chickenpox (17 per cent) and eye infections (12 per cent).
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has alerted health care professionals that repackaged intravitreal injections of Avastin (bevacizumab) have caused a cluster of serious eye infections in the Miami, Florida.
If I hadn't got the eye infection I would never have had the tests and the cancer may not have been found in time.
It causes a painful eye infection which can last for two weeks and does not respond to antibiotics.
Summary: A British man being held hostage by Somali pirates is reportedly suffering from a serious eye infection which could leave him blind.
I'm no professor of medicine but I suspected she had a common or garden eye infection that every child on the planet picks up at some stage.
THREE years ago, as Middlesbrough cabbie Abid Hussain was taking a rare break from the wheel to tend his garden, he was struck by what he thought was nothing more than an eye infection.
US government officials linked the solution to acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) - a painful eye infection that can lead to permanent vision loss or blindness in rare cases.
But 21 cases of a fungal eye infection already this year at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami has raised alarms; 21 cases a year would be typical.
He had an eye infection in Singapore but, like the true warrior he is, it has not knocked him back one little bit.
You may want to check with your family doctor to make sure that you don't have an eye infection or perhaps even an autoimmune disease.