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Is conjunctivitis contagious?

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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Can be

Depends on the type.
Pink eye (viral) is highly contagious and necessitates good hygiene during treatment.

In brief: Can be

Depends on the type.
Pink eye (viral) is highly contagious and necessitates good hygiene during treatment.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Ophthalmology

In brief: Depends

On the cause. Viral conjunctivitis is often very contagious.
Bacterial is much less so and allergic or chemical obviously is not.

In brief: Depends

On the cause. Viral conjunctivitis is often very contagious.
Bacterial is much less so and allergic or chemical obviously is not.
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
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