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.
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.
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 ...
4 days ago ... Boy with eye infection Pink, itchy eyes? Pink eye – or conjunctivitis – is common
and spreads easily. It sometimes needs medical treatment, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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
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 ...
What is Conjunctivitis? Conjunctivitis, commonly called “pinkeye”, is an acute
infection of the eye. Conjunctivitis may be viral or bacterial, or it may be caused
The most common cause of conjunctivitis is a viral infection. ... called chlamydial
conjunctivitis, which often produces symptoms of long duration (>4 weeks).