6 doctors weighed in:
Is eye infection communicable or noncommunicable?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Contagious eye
An "infection" is almost always contagious, infectious or communicable.
If you are referring to "pink eye" or conjunctivitis, yes, it is communicable. Other infections inside the eye may not be communicable.

In brief: Contagious eye
An "infection" is almost always contagious, infectious or communicable.
If you are referring to "pink eye" or conjunctivitis, yes, it is communicable. Other infections inside the eye may not be communicable.
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
On the type and immune status.

In brief: Depends
On the type and immune status.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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