Photophobia

Abnormal fear of light, or photophobia, is the over-sensitivity to light in the eyes and the avoidance of light. The person will close their eyes or otherwise avoid light.

Some common causes include fever, hangover and migraine. There are ...

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Causes

A number of different eye disorders can cause a person to want to avoid light. The presence of light exacerbates ...

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