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pink eye

I didn't know that pregnant women can get pink eye i had one for 2 days what caused the pink eye
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"Pink eye" is conjunctivitis, or infection of the clear, thin membrane (conjunctiva) which covers the white of the eye (sclera).  This infection is usually caused by bacteria or viruses, and is contagious.  Frequently the infection is acquired from another person, or occurs in the setting of a cold or other viral illness.
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