Alternate Names : Ocular Pain, Pain in the Eye
What are the signs and symptoms of the condition?
The healthcare provider will ask questions about:
when the pain started
the exact location of the pain
the nature of the pain, such as sharp, throbbing, or severe
whether the pain started slowly or quickly
whether there has been any change in vision
whether the light bothers the eye
whether there is pain when the eye moves
whether or not there has been any injury to the eye or a possible foreign body in the eye
any other symptoms that may be present, such as fever, headache, weakness, or joint pain
what medical conditions the person has, if any
whether there is any family history of eye conditions
what medications, drugs, and herbal remedies the person takes
Other questions may also be asked, depending on the situation.