New York City, New York

HomeNew YorkNew York City

Email Jeremy Thurman Jeremy Thurman on LinkedIn Jeremy Thurman on Twitter Jeremy Thurman on Facebook
Jeremy Thurman
Jeremy Thurman
Attorney • (877) 917-5250

Blindness from contact solution

Comments Off

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta is reviewing reports of 109 cases of suspected fungal keratitis that may be derived from Bausch & Lomb’s contact lens solution. This condition can be linked to a rare fungal infection that can cause blindness .

The eye fungus can cause severe corneal infections that can lead to blindness, according to the American Optometric Association. Symptoms include sudden blurred or fuzzy vision, red, irritated eyes, pain and sensitivity to light.