1 doctor weighed in:
How common is corneal ulcer among people who wear soft contacts?
1 doctor weighed in

Rohini Rao
General Practice
In brief: Rare, but it occurs
A corneal ulcer in soft contact wearers is rare, however it can occur. The risk factors are poor hygiene, swimming, and sleeping in contacts.

In brief: Rare, but it occurs
A corneal ulcer in soft contact wearers is rare, however it can occur. The risk factors are poor hygiene, swimming, and sleeping in contacts.
Rohini Rao
Rohini Rao
Answer assisted by Rohini Rao, Medical Student
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Christopher Crosby
Board Certified, Dermatology
12 years in practice
93K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors