Contact lens users are prone to Keratitis

November 14, 2014 1:28 PM

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Contact lens users beware as Keratitis, an eye infection disease is on rise United Sates of America. Researchers say that recent rise in the disease is due prolonged use of contact lens. Keratitis is an infection in the cornea generally caused by bacteria. However amoeba, viruses and fungi also contribute to the cause of infection.

Researchers observed from The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention closely observed nearly 38 million contact lens wearers in America and found that due to lack of precaution to be while using contact lens including delayed replacement of lenses, they frequently complained of inflammation in e...

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