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Can I wear contacts with a burst eye vessel

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: As long as the contact lens is comfortable, you can wear it.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin McCannel
30 years experience Retinal Surgery
Yes: If the broken blood vessel you are referring to caused redness on the white of the eye, and nothing else, you can wear contacts when it resolves.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Probably: Should be ok to wear contacts lens even with a subconjunctival hemorrhage. However you may want to rest your eye first.
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Dr. Paul Holmwood
35 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes but......: If the hemorrhage is large enough to be elevated, the contact may not fit well and could cause problems.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Nwanguma
20 years experience Infectious Disease
Eye problems: You may want to stop wearing contact lenses. Speak with your eye doctor.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
New headache: New onset headache should be evaluated by full neurological exam and possibly imaging.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Holmes
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Possibly: Self-induced vomiting increases internal body pressure, including pressure within the eye. Bleeding in the eyes could occur.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
About 1-2 weeks: This is common in patients with allergies, dry eyes and contact lens users. Contact your doctor for any pain or if you have easy brusing or bleeding ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
30 years experience Addiction Medicine
Many factors..... : Working on the computer all day will cause the eyes to be red and fatigued. There are also some medicines that affect the tear production , namely ant ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Bleed: This is a sub-conjunctival hemorrhage. As long as the vision is unchanged and there is no pain, everything should be fine. If it is a little irritat ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Wachtel
59 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes, gently.: If you are taking blood thinner medication and are getting frequent blood- shot eyes and black and blue marks on your body, be sure to inform your phy ... Read More
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