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How does pinkeye infect people?

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Infection can also enter the body through the nose and mouth. So don’t share washcloths, bath towels, pillowcases, or handkerchiefs with others, even with family. Don’t use other people's eye drops or cosmetics, particularly eyeliner pencils and mascara.

From: How Can I Prevent Pinkeye? WebMD Medical Reference

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Bradford, C. (Editor) , American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2004, pp 75-88. Basic Ophthalmology

WebMD Medical Reference provided in collaboration with The Cleveland Clinic: "Conjunctivitis."

Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on August 09, 2018

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Bradford, C. (Editor) , American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2004, pp 75-88. Basic Ophthalmology

WebMD Medical Reference provided in collaboration with The Cleveland Clinic: "Conjunctivitis."

Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on August 09, 2018

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