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Milwaukee, WI
A 21-year-old female asked:

My eye is red and a little painful do i have pink eye? i wear contacts n i don't have any glasses what do i do? and a lil bit of discharge

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ilan Cohen
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Stop contact wear: If you have redness and pain you should not be wearing contacts. Remove them and see an eye doctor immediately.
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Stop contacts: If your eye is red and painful, please do not wear your contacts. Make an appointment with your eye doctor. Also buy some glasses, you need them for situations such as this.
Last updated Aug 11, 2014

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