Patient Comments: Herpes of the Eye - Symptoms at Time of Diagnosis

What symptoms and signs were you experiencing when your herpes simplex keratitis was diagnosed?

Comment from: sahdy, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: December 30

I do have facial herpes and have felt so sick, my eyes hurt so bad, they are red and swollen; just miserable. I also have sores on the tip of my nose and inside.

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