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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bruised eyelid? : Blood vessels are fragile, and some spontaneous rupture of a vessel in the affected eyelid (without a trauma incident to same) may be related to hyper ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerry Tolbert
12 years experience Family Medicine
Broad Answer: If you're looking for causes, there are a whole lot, with allergies, irritants and infection at the top of the list. If you're looking for fixes, that ... Read More
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Many causes: Blood shot eyes can be due to any cause of eye irritation. See an eye doctor for further evaluation.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
37 years experience Radiology
Try rest: If that does not help see an eye doc.
Dr. Solomon Gelbart
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Eye hygiene: The most common cause of bloodshot eyes is blepharitis, or inflammation of the eyelids. Often the lid margins are also red. be sure to clean your eye ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Hector
8 years experience Ophthalmology
Lubricate: Protect them from drying out/sunglasses artificial tears without preservatives staying well hydrated good nutrition with omega 3 minimize use of c ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh
23 years experience Ophthalmology
Lubricant: Try some lubricating eye drops, and see if it helps.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Some examples & tx's: "pink eye"-time & maybe antibiotic eye drops. If from allergies-tx w/ allergy med. If from subconjunctival hemorrhage (tiny broken blood vessel in 1 e ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shalabh Bansal
12 years experience Pediatrics
Red eyes: Could be cluster headaches, eye infection, glaucoma, foreign object etc... Please get evaluated.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joanna Fisher
38 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends on the cause: The are many causes for 'bloodshot eyes'. It can be a symptom of a systemic problem such as a thyroid condition. It can be caused by allergies, dry ey ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Many issues: Dry eye, blepharitis, allergies, topical drops, rosacea, infectious conjunctivitis, angle closure glaucoma, uveitis, any cause of ocular surface irrit ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Irritation: Redness is a response to inflamation. Possibly due to many things. Over wear, infection, dryness, irritation from solution or drops, etc.

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