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Does this sound like conjunctivitis?

(3 Posts)
SqutterNutBaush Sun 09-Feb-14 22:54:27

I noticed yesterday my 11 month olds eyes seemed to look heavy, like she had a cold, greyish pink eye whites and a bit of gloop kept forming on the inner corner and its the same today.

My 7 year old seems to have the same look around his eyes today colourwise but without the gunk, he was complaining of skre/itchy eyes this morning.

If it is do I need to call doctor tomorrow and should I keep eldest off school?

TIA

SqutterNutBaush Sun 09-Feb-14 23:20:46

Mundane thread alert grin

tacal Wed 12-Feb-14 17:31:46

Hi there, my advice would be to wash the eyes out with water as often as possible. My ds used to get conjunctivitis a lot so the first sign of it I wash his eyes with cooled boiled water.

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