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Acanthamoeba Keratitis Info is a place where you can find useful information and a network if you or anyone you know is going through AK, learning about AK, researching on AK and last but not least to bring awareness to contact lenses users.

Frequency*

1.2 – 3 million people per year
1 in 10.000 contacts wearers

* Source: “Acanthamoeba Infection: Background, Pathophysiology, Epidemiology”Medscape Reference. 2020-03-26. Retrieved 2020-05-30.

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Remember no matter where you live, how old you are or what kind of contact lenses you wear, AK (Acanthamoeba Keratitis) can get in your eye! so please do not assume it will not be you. You really do not want to experience it. If in any doubt ALWAYS seek advice / treatment from an ophthalmologist / cornea specialist
Keep your eyes and contact lenses happy – no water contact
DISCLAIMER

The site is put together by ex-patients of AK, not medically trained in any way. We hope you will find this information helpful but please if in any doubt ALWAYS seek advice/treatment from an ophthalmologist / corneal specialist