An allergic response causing itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, and other similar symptoms.
Hay fever (allergic rhinitis) is an allergic response. Diagnosis involves skin testing and viewing of the nasal passages and sinuses.
It is characterized by itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, nasal congestion and itching, and runny nose that occurs seasonally or year-round.
Antihistamine medications can reduce symptoms.