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pink eye conjunctivitis

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Depends: Pink eye can be from bacteria, virus or allergy with chemical irritation since it defines as inflammation of membranes -conjunctiva.It is best to see ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keshav Narain
28 years experience in Retinal Surgery
No: I would avoid re-using soft contact lenses and solutions that were open during an episode of conjunctivitis. It is so infectious that even a small dr ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
Absolutely: Each eye is a separate organ, and can recover at a different rate. Also, each eye can be infected differently. Also, sometimes viral conjunctivitis ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Conjunctivitis: " pink eye" generally is considered an infection of the eye causing inflammation of the lining or conjunctiva. Hence conjunctivitis.

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