When is follow-up indicated for bacterial conjunctivitis (pink eye)?

Updated: Jan 03, 2019
  • Author: Karen K Yeung, OD, FAAO; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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Instruct patients to return for follow-up in a timely manner or if they do not recover completely, so that therapy can be reassessed. Consider culture and conjunctival scrapings for resistant cases.


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