6 doctors weighed in:

Are eye infections contagious? Which infections are? How many diff infections are there

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Hundreds

Yes they can be contagious.
There are 100's of causes. The most common is viral, then bacterial, the fungal.

In brief: Hundreds

Yes they can be contagious.
There are 100's of causes. The most common is viral, then bacterial, the fungal.
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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes, some and many.

Some eye infections are contagious, especially viral ones.
There many types of infections.

In brief: Yes, some and many.

Some eye infections are contagious, especially viral ones.
There many types of infections.
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