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Has anyone ever heard of a baby being born with gonorrhea in their eyes?


Asked by Anonymous at 10:21 PM on Oct. 10, 2009 in Kids' Health

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Answers (2)
  • Yes, that is why drops are placed in the baby's eyes right after birth, it helps prevent blindness from the Gonorrhea.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:46 PM on Oct. 10, 2009

  • Yes, if mom has it it can be contracted during delivery.

    Answer by Steff107 at 10:24 PM on Oct. 10, 2009