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Am a sandwich generation member, planning to move to be near kids. Now mom has been diagnosed with eye socket infection. What to do?

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Dr. William Becker
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Treat Infec First

The infection trumps other concerns.
If she needs IV antibiotics, do this first. When she can be on oral antibiotics and does not need any abscess drained, etc. Then go to be with kids.

In brief: Treat Infec First

The infection trumps other concerns.
If she needs IV antibiotics, do this first. When she can be on oral antibiotics and does not need any abscess drained, etc. Then go to be with kids.
Dr. William Becker
Dr. William Becker
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Dr. Gary Turer
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: See ophthalmologist

Your mother needs to see an ophthalmologist as soon as possible, as she needs to be started on prescription antibiotics.
This infection, if untreated, could spread beyond the eye socket.

In brief: See ophthalmologist

Your mother needs to see an ophthalmologist as soon as possible, as she needs to be started on prescription antibiotics.
This infection, if untreated, could spread beyond the eye socket.
Dr. Gary Turer
Dr. Gary Turer
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