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Can You Get Pink Eye From Someone Farting In Your Face
No: You have got to be kidding I hope. ...Read more
Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis) (Definition)
"Pink eye" refers to a viral infection of the conjunctiva. These infections are especially contagious among children. Newborns can be infected by bacteria in the birth canal. This condition is called ophthalmia neonatorum, and it must be treated immediately to preserve eyesight. "Pink eye" refers to a viral infection of the conjunctiva. These infections are especially contagious among children. Newborns can be infected by bacteria in the birth canal. This condition is called ophthalmia neonatorum, and it must be treated immediately to preserve eyesight. ...Read more
No: Sounds a bit rude but this will not transmit disease of any kind. ...Read more
Bad luck or hygiene: Most "pink eye" is caused by a viral infection on the inner part of the eyelid and thin moist "skin"covering the eyeball-called the conjunctiva. Once infected its called "conjunctivitis." you infect your eye when you touch a surface (or person) with the virus and rub your eye-transfering the virus. Frequent hand washing helps prevent this. Sharing towels or pillows can also cause infection. ...Read more
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Flatulence: Will not cause any kind of eye infection. ...Read more
Yes: Pink eye is caused by the same virus that causes the common cold. It is extremely contagious and can remain infective on surfaces for hours. If you touched someone with pink eye and then touched your face (specifically your eye), you can certainly become infected. Hand washing and alcohol sanitizers effectively kill the virus, so be sure to wash after touching someone with pink eye! ...Read more
Bacterial "pink eye": More commonly people can get a bacterial conjuctivitis if your partner has an untreated std such as gonorrhea, or even just a uti. Then after handling the genital area, and touching your eyes without washing your hands, you can transmit diseases to your eyes. I have also teated patients who ended up with unusual pathogens in their eyes after oral genital contact. ...Read more
It's possible to get OCD in 1 month? I was really normal in Hygiene Question, but after my mom get Pink Eye, I can't stop washing hands and my face.
OCD: The more life feels out of control, the more likely OCD symptoms may appear. Since this came on quickly it may also leave quickly. You may have developed a phobia rather than OCD. If this persists see doctor or mental health professional. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Is it normal for a 7 year old girl to get a rash on her face, chest, arms, and legs after getting pink eye in both eyes?
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Doubtful: I doubt it.Get a more detailed answer ›
No risk: This is entirely harmless, without signficant risk of pink eye or any other health problem. Normal hygiene always includes washing hands after toilet, and by extension, after handling your own or another person's used underwear. But your mouth, skin, or eyes cannot be infected without direct contact with the contaminated item. No infection through the air. Don't worry about rinsing your eyes. ...Read more
HELP!! Can smelling underwear after you fart cause pink eye? Rinsed my eyes immediately after this. Should I be ok?
Pink eye: Is an infection of the eye and you may have caused it ...Read more
Went to the doctor with pink eye last Tuesday. She prescribed drops, said it'll look better in a few days, but could last weeks. My face and eyeball h?
It apparently is being treated for a viral eye infection.
This virus can be present with red eye and discharge
worse x 3 days, then resolves over 1-2 weeks. Without
systemic symptoms, no worries. Use bacterial gentak drops until symptoms resolve. If symptoms i.e. eyelid swelling, change of vision occur, see eye MD. ...Read more
I'm having throbbing pain in the right hemisphere of my head I currently have pink eye. What could be causing the throbbing?
It may not: Pink eye is usually caused by direct contact with the eye, not by a sneeze. ...Read more
Puffy/swollen left eyelid for six months my left eyelid has been puffy and swollen for six months. Alleregy meds haven't done a thing for me. I went to dr and it isn't pink eye or anything of that nature. The puffiness is now on my left side of my face too
Many: Many many things can cause swollen eyelids (lid edema). Strange that it is just on one side. If has ben going on for six months, it is probably not an infection. It could be an allergic reaction to something. The confusing part is the one-sided-ness. I would see a local specialist to have it looked at and evaluated. ...Read more
Not recommended: It is likely contaminated. Throw it away. ...Read more
Can bacterias of my face (if I touch my face with hands dirty) pass to my pillow, than pass to my eye, and cause Pink Eye?
5 month old gas asthma reflux had the flu 3 ear infection pink eye thrush and now boil in anus low immunity or something else?
Frequent infections: In view of all his infections at such a young age, I believe you should discuss his problem with your pediatrician. He may need to have immune globulins evaluated. ...Read more
Depends: Did the person have clothes on or not? If not, fecal material could deposit on the pillow, if clothed, no worries. ...Read more
Where r u kissing?: Most acute conjunctivitis (/="pink eye") is from a virus. Some notice 'common cold' type symptoms, others don't. Could transmit this virus by kissing and then later (cpl-few days) get pink eye, but not highly likely. Much more likely person w/it touched/rubbed eye-->got virus on hand-->held person's hand / touched their face / etc.-->they got infected. ...Read more
Irritant rxn??: Some people are sensitive to one or more of the components of a contact solution & will develop irritation any time they use it. Continued use will likely lead to more inflammation & discomfort. Switching back to one without the component should end the issue but it may take several days & require you stop using the contacts for a while for it to heal. ...Read more
Most commonly viral: "pinkeye" is a general term for inflammation of the white of the eye, or conjunctivitis. It is often viral, but can be bacterial or even allergic. Some forms of viral pinkeye can be quite debilitating, even leading to visual loss. Recent antiviral medications have proved quite effective against the more severe forms of conjunctivitis, so be sure to see your eye doctor at the first signs. ...Read more
Not typically: Unless you are allergic to cucumbers, this should not cause an infection. ...Read more
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