Merdeka.com – It is normal to have a runny nose in the eye in the morning. Belek is eye mucus, skin cells, oil and other impurities. However, did you know that it turns out that the eye too much It is a symptom of a certain health condition.
One of the signs that indicate your health condition is a green or yellow spot accompanied by blurred vision. Here merdeka.com summarized some of the diseases characterized by belekan:
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Causes of excessive belekan eyes
Conjunctivitis is an infection or swelling of the outer membrane of the eyeball. Infections can be caused by viruses, bacteria, allergies, or exposure to chemicals. This condition causes the blood vessels in the thin membrane that lines the eye to become inflamed.
White, yellow, or green mucus that is fibrous and thick enough to cover the eye caused by conjunctivitis is the cause of excessive eye discharge. These patches can also cause severe scabs. Other symptoms that may be felt include itchy, grainy, sore, and red eyes.
Blepharitis is inflammation of the eyelids. Blepharitis generally occurs when the small sebaceous glands located near the base of the eyelashes become blocked. Blepharitis is often a chronic condition that is difficult to treat.
Blepharitis can cause eye discomfort. The eyes will discharge yellow or green fluid, eyelid erosion, and other irritation symptoms.
A corneal ulcer is a vision-threatening corneal infection and can lead to an abscess. This condition is usually caused by trauma to the eye or an untreated eye infection. Eye pain, redness, swollen eyelids are characteristic of a corneal ulcer. Corneal ulcers are also one of the causes of excessive ocular secretion. These spots can be pus so severe that it darkens the cornea and impairs vision.
Dry eye syndrome
Symptoms of dry eye include red eyes, a burning sensation, blurred vision, and a lumpy sensation in the eye. Dry eye, which is caused by a lack of tear production, causes a watery discharge in the eye. Dry eye syndrome is more common in people aged 50 and over. Dry eye syndrome does not usually affect vision permanently.
Most styes are caused by a bacterial infection. A stye is inflammation of the eyelid associated with a small collection of pus. In most cases, the infection is caused by Staphylococcus bacteria. A stye causes swelling of the eyelid. A stye can also be the cause of excessive eye discharge.
Similar to a stye, a chalazion is a swelling of the eyelid. Chalazion tend to be painless. A chalazion is caused by a blockage in one of the tiny meibomian glands of the upper and lower eyelids. The oil produced by these glands helps moisturize the eyes.
Dacryocystitis is an infection of the lacrimal sac or lacrimal sac in the lower corner of the eye that can cause pain, redness, and discomfort. Dacryocystitis is usually accompanied by thick discharge, pain in the lower outer corner of the eyelid, redness and swelling near the lower outer eyelid, watery eyes, and fever. People with chronic dacryocystitis tend to experience pain, redness, or swelling.
Keratitis is inflammation of the cornea that can be caused by a bacterial or viral infection that can be contagious. In addition to bacteria and viruses, keratitis can also be caused by relatively minor injuries such as wearing contact lenses for too long, this condition is not contagious. Symptoms of keratitis include excessive discharge, red eyes, pain and irritation in the affected eye, blurred vision, sensitivity to light, and difficulty opening the eye.
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Causes of excessive eyes and accompanying diseases
The tear ducts are blocked
The tear duct can become blocked in adults due to injury, infection, inflammation, or (rarely) a tumor. Aging can also cause the tear ducts to narrow. Clogged tear ducts can cause sticky, thick, and possibly painful eye mucus.
Ocular herpes, also known as ocular herpes, is an eye infection caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). HSV infection of the deepest middle layer of the cornea, known as the stroma, can cause severe damage leading to vision loss and blindness.
Typical symptoms of ocular herpes include sensitivity to light, blurred vision, red eyes, blepharitis, discharge and tearing. Mild and severe ocular herpes can be treated with antiviral drugs.
How to get past Belekan’s eyes
When the eye is itchy, you shouldn’t scratch it because it can cause acne-causing bacteria to spread to other areas of the eye. So, what should be done when the eye is open and associated symptoms appear? Here are some of them:
Compress the eyes with warm water for 10-15 minutes. This method is not to kill the germs that cause it, it can only eliminate the symptoms that appear.
Avoid allergens, especially if the sores appear as an allergic reaction.
Use eye drops, but not too often. It is best to speak to your doctor before using the eye drops so that you know the dose and duration of use.