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What could I do to determine if I have pink eye?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Pink eye: Watery greenish discharge, redness, irritation, blurred vision, mild discomfort, mild lid swelling, mild light sensitivity, associated cold symptoms. See eye doctor.
Answered on Oct 24, 2017
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