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You may notice symptoms of an eye infection before you realize that you have a corneal ulcer. Common symptoms of an eye infection include:
Itching, burning, or stinging in the eye
Pus or other discharge
Red or bloodshot eye
Sensitivity to light
A corneal ulcer may show one or more of these additional symptoms:
Feeling of having something in your eye
Inflammation and soreness
White spot on your cornea
Corneal Ulcer Treatment
Our board-certified ophthalmologists and surgeons offer treatments for corneal ulcer ranging from eye drops that fight the specific infection, to surgery for a cornea transplant. Learn more about the options we offer for corneal ulcer treatment.