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I have a milky discharge in my left eye and it is very

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sensitive to light. It also...
I have a milky discharge in my left eye and it is very sensitive to light. It also feels irritated It started on Friday.
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Hi. I'm online and happy to answer your question today. Do you wear contact lenses?

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Yes. I have not worn my left lens in three days

Dr. Rick :

It is possible that you have a corneal ulcer -- an infection of the meat of your eyeball. This, if left untreated, can cause a lot of damage to your eye....

Dr. Rick :

I think you should get in to see an ophthalmologist today.

Dr. Rick :

Does this make sense to you?

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Thank you.

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My pleasure.

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