The child has a red eye and slezitsya: what does this mean and how to act in this situation?
Children often have eyes in a wet place. First of all, parents sin; the fact that the baby just fell and hit something or was scared. So soon everything will pass by itself.
But sometimes the situation requires not only parental attention, but also treatment to the doctor.
Why a newborn baby or a baby older than a red eye and watering? The main reasons will be discussed further!
In many cases, tearing of the eyes may occur spontaneously and just disappear. This happens, for example, if the child went into the cold or vice versa, went from the cold street to the heat.
Such phenomena are considered natural and do not require special attention to themselves.
Lachrymation of the eyes with simultaneous redness can cause the following reasons:
- Catarrhal and viral diseases. In any child who suffers from influenza or ARVI, lachrymation and redness of the eyes is included in the complex of symptoms of the underlying disease, and only after the treatment of the whole disease.
A separate treatment of the eye is required only if the bacterial infection of the eye mucosa is added to the underlying disease;