Painful, Tear-inducing Eyes?
Morning, I want to ask, my father suddenly felt like his eyes were twitching and blurry after watching the ball and his eyes kept on shedding tears, so that until now his right eye was difficult to open. Meanwhile, the left one is only slightly open, although it doesn’t hurt. How is that? Please help.
Eye pain and tears can have a variety of causes. of your father's condition may be due to a conjunctivitis.
Conjunctivitis is a condition where there is inflammation of the conjunctiva (lining of the eye). Conjunctivitis is generally harmless, and often occurs in people who experience eye irritation such as exposure to dust, or from watching a computer / TV screen for too long. Conjunctivitis can cause symptoms such as red, itchy, watery eyes and does not cause vision problems. Conjuncivitis usually gets better within a few hours with the use of over-the-counter eye drops.
But besides that, the condition that your father is experiencing can also be caused by other causes such as:
keratitis / inflammation of the cornea bacterial infection, allergic dry eye / dry eye, fungal infection, therefore, if your father's condition does not improve within 1-2 days, it is better for your father to see a doctor directly so that the doctor can check his father's condition. you directly, so that later the doctor can provide the right therapy for your father.
It is recommended that your father does not watch TV for too long, especially at close range. wear glasses (if you used it before). avoid exposure to smoke and dust in the eyes. get enough rest and don't smoke.
Here's an article you can read about conjunctivitis
may be useful. thank you