Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis or GPC
, is typically associated with contact lens wear. Symptoms include, contact lens discomfort and fluctuating vision. There is often mucus discharge from one or both eyes. A particularly annoying symptom of GPC is dislocation and excess movement of the contact lens.
Treatment of GPC includes prescription eyedrops and discontinuation of contact lenses.