What Does Conjunctival Injection Mean?

Q:
What does conjunctival injection mean?

A:
Conjunctival injection refers to the redness in the conjunctiva. Conjunctiva is a transparent membrane that covers the white part of your eyes. Underneath the conjunctiva, there are numerous tiny blood vessels.

Many factors can trigger conjunctival injection, and here are some of them:

  • Pink eye
  • Cluster headache
  • Dry eye
  • Allergy
  • Trauma

Key word: conjunctival injection

* The Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.