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What is the rate of incidence of bacterial eye infections?

There is limited information on the occurrence of bacterial eye infections. Even when looking at conjunctivitis (pink eye), which is very common, there is no clear information on the incidence of it occurring. Because this contagious eye infection can spread so easily, it is possible that millions of people suffer from conjunctivitis daily.

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