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How long does it take acute keratitis to heal?

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Dr. Ilan Cohen
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In brief: Varies

This is largely dependant on the cause of the keratitis (viral, bacterial, chemical, exposure etc.
). Assuming the offending factor has been removed, the cornea will generally heal in a few days. Either way, the problem should be managed with your eye doctor.

In brief: Varies

This is largely dependant on the cause of the keratitis (viral, bacterial, chemical, exposure etc.
). Assuming the offending factor has been removed, the cornea will generally heal in a few days. Either way, the problem should be managed with your eye doctor.
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