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Is seasonal eye allergy contagious?

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Does eyes seasonal allergies spread over from people to people?
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Sumit Bhatti 40 minutes later
Brief Answer:
No, unless it is an infective conjunctivitis.

Detailed Answer:

Thank you for your query.

1. No, seasonal eye allergy does not spread from person to person.

2. A person may have a similar allergy.

3. Conjunctivitis is a similar infection, which easily spreads from person to person.

4. Get an eye check-up done to differentiate allergic conjunctivitis from infective conjunctivitis.

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