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Conjunctivitis - Wikipedia


Conjunctivitis, also known as pink eye, is inflammation of the outermost layer of the white part of ... The infection usually begins with one eye, but may spread easily to the other. Viral conjuncti...

Parents' Quick Guide to Pink Eye - American Academy of ...


Oct 13, 2015 ... Bacterial conjunctivitis is a highly contagious form of pink eye caused ... Practicing good hygiene can help prevent the spread of conjunctivitis.

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment


Viral and bacterial pinkeye are contagious and spread very easily. Since most pinkeye is caused by viruses for which there is usually no medical treatment, ...

Understanding the Basics of Pink Eye - WebMD


Mar 7, 2015 ... Get the basics on pink eye from the experts at WebMD. ... Conjunctivitis sometimes results from a sexually transmitted disease ( STD ).

Conjunctivitis | Pink Eye | Clinical Definition | CDC


Jun 30, 2016 ... Viral conjunctivitis is highly contagious. Most viruses that cause conjunctivitis are spread through hand-to-eye contact by hands or objects that ...

How Long Is Pink Eye Contagious? - AllAboutVision.com


Dr. Burt Dubow clarifies how long pink eye is contagious and when it's safe to send your child back to school or day care.

Conjunctivitis | Pink Eye | Prevention | CDC


Dec 12, 2016 ... Viral and bacterial conjunctivitis (pink eye) are very contagious. They can spread easily from person to person. You can greatly reduce the risk ...

Facts About Pink Eye | National Eye Institute


Pink eye, also known as conjunctivitis, involves inflammation of the ... Antibiotics can help shorten the illness and reduce the spread of infection to others.

Is Pinkeye Contagious? Symptoms, Treatment, Causes - How do ...


Aug 24, 2015 ... Noncontagious causes (allergens and/or chemical irritants) of pinkeye do not spread to other individuals. Unfortunately, some chemical irritants ...