of the coronavirus on the ocular health and visual functions of toddlers.
started research in Wuhan city of China. to learn about systemic manifestation and epidemiology of
transmission. They recognized highly contagious and different
manifestations of infection with molecular testing and mandatory
hospitalization of infected people.
Conjunctivitis with Covid-19 in Children
and irritated eyes with conjunctivitis that lasted many days but usually fixed automatically. Ocular transmission of the virus especially from a
toddler is a theoretical possibility.
visual health of the children. Because children were spent most of their
time on mobile or computer screens that showed result blurry vision,
headache, eyestrain, and fatigue.
Myopia with Covid-19 in Children
It is found that the prevalence of myopia is increased from 1.2 to 3.2 times
due to the increase in screen time and decreased exposure to sunlight.
What Should I do if my Child has Conjunctivitis and Myopia?
Because conjunctivitis spreads easily from one person to another. Follow
these some simple tips to avoid covid-19 from your child.
Use a clean towel each time to wipe the face and eyes of the
Try to save your child from touching his eyes. Wash his hands several
times during the day.
- Wear gloves before touching your child.
Wear face masks or face shields before going to close the infected
Usually, symptoms related to eyes are fixed automatically with time. If
your child has a long-term eye infection then contact an ophthalmologist
and discuss eye problems with him.