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Table 3 Ocular examination findings of allergic conjunctivitis [15]

From: A contemporary look at allergic conjunctivitis

Ocular structure Associated findings
Lids/lashes Lid hyperemia/edema
Allergic ‘shiner’
Tears Watery, occasionally mucoid
Bulbar conjunctiva Superficial injection
Chemosis (if severe, may cause ‘hour glass’ appearance)
Palpebral conjunctiva Injection
Inferior or superior papillae (on lid eversion)
Cornea Clear