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Dr. Sanjay Bhat
36 years experience Gastroenterology
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
30 years experience Addiction Medicine
Use Refresh Contacts: While wearing your contacts you should use a drop that is approved to be used with contacts. There are many artificial tears or wetting drops that ar ... Read More
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Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Talk to your doctor: Generally patients who develop corneal ulcers are advised not to wear contact lens again unless closely supervised by their doctor. Corneal ulcers fo ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pankaj Desai
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Corneal ulcer: Best if you could discuss this with you ophthalmologist.
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Dr. Richard Hector
9 years experience Ophthalmology
Topical: Most corneal ulcers are treated with fortified antibiotic eye drops, frequently.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
22 years experience Ophthalmology
Ulcer: You will need at least one potent antibiotic eyedrop to treat this. Stop wearing your contacts until this heals. See your eye doctor daily until bet ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Pain, redness,: Corneal ulcer is a growth of bacteria on the surface of the cornea, most commonly due to problems with contact lenses. The eye gets red, painful, lig ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Few days-wk: If it is a traumatic ulcer from direct trauma 2 the cornea and not infective, i would add tobramycin/stearoid oint and patch over nite. Then tobra/ ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Several days: If the ulcer is being properly treated with antibiotics, then your ulcer should rapidly heal. Keep the contact lens out during this time. I assume y ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Not good: A corneal ulcer is a patch of bacterial growth on the surface of the eye, most commonly underneath a contact lens which makes a terrific incubation ch ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Selem
16 years experience Ophthalmology
Corneal infection.: A cornea ulcer refers to an infection on the cornea that can be due to bacteria, virus, or fungus.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wolf
41 years experience Ophthalmology
Variable: Usually after the ulcer has completely resurfaced ; all meds have been stopped. Refresh optive tears are helpful during this stage.

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