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Is it possible to pass my eye infection onto my boyfriend?

Is it possible to pass my eye infection onto my boyfriend?

Yes: Particularly viral infections are very contagious (classic pink eye with the adeno virus for ekc), thus keye components: good hygiene, change towels, bedding, etc. ...Read more

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Dr. James Krick
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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My boyfriend has rash like sores on his penis only afew a week ago seen a ER doctor for a eye infection showed the rash too. The ER doctor told him it wasnt herps but now there are more rash like bumps. But they do not hurt what so ever.

My boyfriend has rash like sores on his penis only afew a week ago seen a ER doctor for a eye infection showed the rash too. The ER doctor told him it wasnt herps but now there are more rash like bumps. But they do not hurt what so ever.

Hello. : Hello. I don't know if his penile and eye rash are associated. Chlamydia can cause conjunctivitis which makes the white of eye turn red or pink. Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease. He can make an appointment with his doctor to be evaluated more thoroughly. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has rash like sores on his penis only afew a week ago seen a ER doctor for a eye infection showed the rash too. The ER doctor told him it wasnt herps but now there are more rash like bumps. But they do not hurt what so ever.

My boyfriend has rash like sores on his penis only afew a week ago seen a ER doctor for a eye infection showed the rash too. The ER doctor told him it wasnt herps but now there are more rash like bumps. But they do not hurt what so ever.

He : He should see his primary care doctor for a complete work up an evaluation. It definitely does not sound like herpes. Herpes infection tends to be very painful, and usually resolves in about a week to ten days. He could be dealing with a bacterial infection or even syphilis. It is hard to say without evaluating him myself. Please make sure he follows up. Good luck. ...Read more

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What are eye infection symptoms ?

What are eye infection symptoms
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Pink eye: Conjunctivitis, also known as "pink eye", causes drainage, pain, irritation, and redness of the involved eye. There are several types. Some are contagious and some are not. To be safe you should see your doc to see if you can get treatment to reduce your chances of passing the infection to others. ...Read more

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What to do about my eye infection?

What to do about my eye infection?

See a doc: Without having any details about your condition, i would recommend seeing an ophthalmologist. It may or may not be an infection. ...Read more

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Eye infection-how can I treat this?

Eye infection-how can I treat this?

See your Doctor: You need evaluation to see if it is viral or bacterial infection or allergic conjunctivitis.The treatment depends on the cause bacterial conjunctivitis can be treated with prescription antibiotic drops, viral is treated differently see your doctor or opthalmologist. ...Read more

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What is the cause of eye infection ?

What is the cause of eye infection ?

Conjunctivitis : conjunctivitis can be due to bacterial, viral infection or allergic reaction. It's usually treated with topical eye drops. However, if there severe pain, light sensitivity, headache, decreased vision, then ophthalmology evaluation required immediately to rule out deeper infection such as iritis, keratitis, uveitis, scleritis ...Read more

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Do they sell OTC eye infection medicine?

Do they sell OTC eye infection medicine?

No: If you think you have an eye infection, you need to see your ophthalmologist or optometrist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat a minor eye infection?

What can I do to treat a minor eye infection?

Wait it out: Most conjuctivitus will run there coarse without treatment. If it persists more than a week i would see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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