Which slit lamp exam findings suggest uncomplicated bacterial conjunctivitis (pink eye)?

Updated: Jan 03, 2019
  • Author: Karen K Yeung, OD, FAAO; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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In uncomplicated bacterial conjunctivitis, slit lamp examination reveals a quiet anterior chamber that is devoid of cells and flare. The vitreous is also unaffected.


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