Red Eye (Single) And Swollen Tonsils

Reviewed on 8/30/2021

Redness in one eye can be a sign of an infection or injury in that location. This may or may not be related to an infection of the upper respiratory tract that can cause swollen tonsils. If you are experiencing these symptoms of an infection, seek the advice of a physician to help determine the cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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