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is it ok to wear contact lenses if there is a scar in your eyes?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
OK: It is acceptable to wear contact lenses if you have a scar in you eye.
Dr. Yale Kanter
Dr. Yale Kanter commented
Ophthalmology 61 years experience
The correct answer hinges on what is the cause of the scar and what tissues of the eye are involved. An ophthalmologist can make that decision with you understanding the concerns.
Aug 30, 2013

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