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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashesh Patel
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: You should see your primary care physician or an eye doctor for evaluation and treatment.
Dr. Stan Coleman
63 years experience Ophthalmology
Sore eye: Probably a sty or a chalazion both benign.You should see an ophthalmologist for definitive diagnosis and treatment.

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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Stye: If you try some warm compresses and it does not improve then see your eye md. Oh and hold off on wearing eye makeup while it is sore.
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Dr. Mitchell Vogel
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Infection or chalazi: This could be a chalazion or stye which is an infection of the glands of the eyelid. Try warm compresses and see your eye doctor asap. Feel better.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alex Cohen
18 years experience Ophthalmology
Allergy: Could be allergy. Try some over the counter eye allergy eye drops like zaditor (ketotifen).
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Dunn
41 years experience Ophthalmology
Conservative treatme: Warm moist compresses 3-4 x/day Seek live opinion if not better in 3-4 days. Send pic if able
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
50 years experience Internal Medicine
Prob not pink eye.: Pink eye--both eyes become injected from irritation of small vessels in covering (conjuctiva): usually viral origin. Allergic conj. Is due to some al ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Warm soaks: The best way to eliminate a stye is to apply very warm, wet washcloth over the closed lids for 5 times per day until the condition clears.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
51 years experience Cardiology
Inflammation: due to irritation or infection. Get some Neosporin eye drops.Patch the affected eye.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ingeborg Dziedzic
42 years experience Ophthalmology
Chalazion: This is caused by a blocked excretory duct in a gland, but this gland does not know its duct is blocked so it continues to produce its secretions caus ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Revathi Naadimuthu
17 years experience Ophthalmology
May be a pinguecula: This is a benign growth on the white of your eye. It can sometimes become red and irritated from wind and sun. See your ophthalmologist for options ... Read More

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