In-depth

Acute sinusitis

Acute sinusitis occurs when your sinus cavities become inflamed. Antibiotics, decongestants and corticosteroids may relieve pain and congestion and prevent development of chronic sinusitis.

Blocked tear duct

Blocked tear ducts are common at birth, but tear ducts can also become blocked in adulthood by infection or trauma. Treatment is almost always successful.

Brain aneurysm

Dengue fever

Dry socket

Dry socket, a painful complication of tooth extraction, results from improper healing of the surgical wound.

Eyestrain

Glaucoma

Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea is a highly contagious sexually transmitted infection. Without treatment, serious complications can occur.

Iritis

Iritis is inflammation that affects the colored area of your eye called the iris. This serious condition can affect your vision if left untreated.

Keratitis

Optic neuritis

Optic neuritis is an inflammation of the optic nerve, the structure that transmits visual information to your brain. Optic neuritis usually causes temporary vision loss.

Trachoma

Trigeminal neuralgia

Tularemia

Uveitis

March 01, 2013