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If I have conjunctivitis should I go to school? Doctor says ok but principal no

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Conjunctivitis

To prevent the spread of conjunctivitis, it is common practice to be treated with antibiotic eyedrops for 24 hours before returning to school or work.

In brief: Conjunctivitis

To prevent the spread of conjunctivitis, it is common practice to be treated with antibiotic eyedrops for 24 hours before returning to school or work.
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
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Dr. Tal Raviv
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

Conjunctivitis is a generally used term for an inflamed eye or "pink eye"; it could derive from many situations - for example allergies or infection.
Staying home from school is warranted for a contagious cause such as an infection.

In brief: Depends

Conjunctivitis is a generally used term for an inflamed eye or "pink eye"; it could derive from many situations - for example allergies or infection.
Staying home from school is warranted for a contagious cause such as an infection.
Dr. Tal Raviv
Dr. Tal Raviv
Thank
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