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can a contact lens get lodged in an ear

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Contacts: Without knowing specifics, i would still say yes, after a good cleaning with your contact lens' cleaning solution.
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stan Coleman
63 years experience Ophthalmology
AO sept: It probably has irritated your cornea.Since symptoms are persistent you should see an ophthalmologist for further diagnosis and proper treatment.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
URI: There aren't very many germs that dogs can transmit to humans. So, from that standpoint, it is unlikely.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Probably unrelated: Depending on what state you live in, you symptoms may be due Covid-19. Covid-19: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html Please contact ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Carlin
50 years experience Ophthalmology
No: The membrane that covered the white part of the eye extends up under the eyelid and then returns down as the inner lining of the eyelid. As such it c ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Khalid Khan
54 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Contact lenses can get lost in the conjunctival fornix and can be found by careful examination and removed with little effort.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Can't happen: Contact lenses can get trapped under the upper lid, but it is impossible for them to get behind the eye.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Gupta
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Not necessarily: Thimerasol is preservative used in some contact lens solutions. It can actually cause an allergic reaction in some individuals. There are also many ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
28 years experience Ophthalmology
Dry, allergy, tight: Contact lens make dry eye worse, allergy to solution or contact and tight contacts can make your eye red. Its best to wear for a shorter time period ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Oswari
24 years experience Family Medicine
Not recommended: I would not recommend this. Your eyes are so precious, why would you want to take a chance on them? Make sure you get the right kind for your eyes. Ma ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
28 years experience Pathology
Maybe not used to it: If you are not used to contact lenses it might be hard to wear them at first, but it should get easier with time. Glasses are also good, but they can ... Read More

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