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Can a scratched eye turn into a pink eye?

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Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice
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In brief: YES

An eye abrasion can get infected.
So it is best to get seen if an eye becomes red/painful after trauma (injury).

In brief: YES

An eye abrasion can get infected.
So it is best to get seen if an eye becomes red/painful after trauma (injury).
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