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How Long Is Pink Eye Contagious? - AllAboutVision.com

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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.

Pink eye: How long is it contagious? - Mayo Clinic

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Pink eye (conjunctivitis) generally remains contagious as long as your child is experiencing tearing and matted eyes. Signs and symptoms of pink eye usually ...

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) - KidsHealth

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You may think you're too old to get the eye infection conjunctivitis (pronounced: kun-junk-tih-VY-tus), commonly known as pinkeye. It's usually associated with ...

Pink Eye: Usually Mild and Easy to Treat | Features | CDC

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Apr 25, 2016 ... Boy with eye infection Pink, itchy eyes? Pink eye – or conjunctivitis – is common and spreads easily. It sometimes needs medical treatment, ...

Is Pink Eye Contagious? How Contagious is Pink Eye? - Eye Doctor

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Pink eye, or conjunctivitis to give it its medical name, is highly contagious and can spread from one eye to the other, and all around the family if common sense  ...

Incubation Period for Pink Eye | New Health Advisor

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It can either be bacterial or viral conjunctivitis depending on the causative factor. When pink eye is caused by irritation or allergens, it is not contagious. Pink eye ...

How long is pink eye contagious after starting antibiotics? | Zocdoc ...

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The best physician to ask when it comes to questions about whether or not you kid is contagious is your pediatrician. Pink eye is a common term used to ...

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

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Oct 13, 2015 ... Bacterial conjunctivitis is a highly contagious form of pink eye caused by bacterial infections. This type of conjunctivitis usually causes a red eye ...

Bob Costas Takes a Break: Why Pink Eye Is So Contagious

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Feb 11, 2014 ... NBC anchor Bob Costas will take a night off from hosting the networks' Olympics broadcast because of an eye infection. Why is pink eye so ...

Pink Eye | Ask Dr. Sears

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Aug 6, 2013 ... Pink eye is generally not serious and should improve with treatment or time. ... It can be contagious as long as the eyes are red. Allergic ...

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Conjunctivitis caused by bacteria or a virus, if treated properly, is usually resolved in 10 to 14 days. Avoid close contact with other persons until symptoms resolve.
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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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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, ...

Is Pinkeye Contagious? - MedicineNet

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Aug 24, 2015 ... Find out if pinkeye is contagious, learn how it's transmitted, and ... Pinkeye that is contagious has an incubation period as long as 14 days.

Viral Conjunctivitis: Practice Essentials, Background, Etiology

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Nov 5, 2015 ... Viral conjunctivitis is highly contagious, usually for 10-12 days from onset as long as the eyes are red. Patients should avoid touching their eyes ...