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can you get pink eye from a cat?

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Dr. Jodi Luchs
29 years experience LASIK Surgery
No: It is very unlikely to transmit pink eye from a cat to a human.
Answered on Aug 30, 2013
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Dr. Yale Kanter
Dr. Yale Kanter commented
60 years experience Ophthalmology
If you pick up the appropriate bacterial contaminant from any pet and inoculate this on or in your eye you can get a bacterial pink eye conjunctivitis.
Aug 30, 2013

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