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Is it ok to work if I have viral pink eye or am I still

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Is it ok to work if I have viral pink eye or am I still contagious?
JA: When was the last time you had your eyes checked? In general, how has your vision been lately?
Customer: I was seen on Wednesday morning and was given eye drops
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 3 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 3 months ago.

One remain contagious till full symptoms do not resolve. So you should avoid working unless you work alone. As there is certain chance of transmission to others.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Ok thank you, ***** ***** at a hospital and I am was concerned about still being contagious
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 3 months ago.

You are very welcome.

Whenever redness, watering of eye and irritation goes away; you can start work.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 3 months ago.

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