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A 31-year-old female asked:

i was spray painting and about 20 minutes later my eye started to itch an burn so i rubbed it and it started stinging like a cut...i went to the er an?

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Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Chemical Exposure: Sounds like a chemical conjunctivitis… Pinkeye caused by being irritating chemicals in the spray paint can. Sounds like you made the right choice going to the emergency department. All the best… Dr. C

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