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(HealthDayNews) Si usas lentes de contacto, tal vez querrás tener cuidado adicional cuando naes o tomes una ducha.
De acuerdo con UT Southwestern Medical Center en Dallas, los usuarios de lentes están en riesgo de infección oftálmica causada por una ameba comúnmente encontrada en el agua del grifo, estanques y lagos.
El organismo, acanthamoeba, es resistente al cloro utilizado para esterilizar el agua del grifo. Las señales de advertencia de infección son enrojecimiento, pérdida de visión y dolor de ojo. Si experimentas estos síntomas consulta con un oftalmólogo inmediatamente.
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