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does jaundice cover the whole eyeball

A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Pinguecula: These are yellow spots horizontally next to the cornea at the 3 and 9 o'clock positions. Jaundice stains the sclera so the entire white of the eye be ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Jaundice: Yes almost all becomes yellowish.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kalt
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Wound healing: A slight yellow discoloration of your healing wound is probably normal as long as there is no pain or discharge.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Excess bilirubin: Higher amount of bilirubin produced over a level of normal excretion in sickle cell patients result in staining of sclera in eye and skin.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
Usually no.: Once the hemorrhage is resolved it may be a little yellowish but this does eventually fade and return to normal coloration.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. A. tarig Ahmed
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Jaundice: Jaundice is caused by deposition of bilirubin. In the skin, when it deposits in the outer layers. You can also see it in the eyes.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
?xanthalasma: A picture is very valuable for this. Xanthalasma is a possible diagnosis. They Often occur in people of Asian or Mediterranean decent and are symptoml ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wieder
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Yellow eyes: Yellowing of the eyes can be caused by chronic sunlight exposure. This causes degenerative changes in those parts of the white of the eye which are m ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harry Greenberg
26 years experience Dermatology
Oranges, fruits ; U: There are many different treatments available to enhance appearance ; make your eyes appear more full. I like for my patients to use the opal eye ser ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wieder
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Jaundice: Liver problems could cause you to become jaundiced. One of the signs of jaundice is yellowing of the white of your eye, not the colored part.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Kidney location: The kidneys are retroperitoneal and there are not in the peritoneal cavity (PC), rather they are behind it. The PC has the spleen, pancreas, stomach, ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Constance Okeke
20 years experience Ophthalmology
Sounds like you have: a pterygium is a benign related growth in the eye that can progressively move across the cornea and cover the line of sight. This will need to be sur ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wolf
40 years experience Ophthalmology
No: These are structure changes of the conjunctiva.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Layman
19 years experience Transplant Surgery
Maybe: Yellowing of the eyes could be a sign of jaundice. Liver problems can cause this. Other medical issues can cause it as well. You should be evaluate ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Front window: The cornea is transparent and has refractive qualities. This means that it lets light into the eye, and modifies it by focusing so that you see well. ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
No : This is not a identifiable side effect, it is not mentioned it the drug information material.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
Conjunctivitis: By the sound of your description, the red-watery swelling of the white part-the conjunctiva-is irritated. Conjunctivitis may be viral, bacterial, alle ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Empty boney crater: The eye ball is actually a ball--a spherical, squeeshy, rubbery ball. Once removed from its socket, the empty boney crater is basically in the shape o ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Bress
49 years experience Internal Medicine
Jaundice: Elevation of bilirubin can cause yellowing of the whites of the eyes. This could be a sign of liver disease, mono or hemolytic anemia or a condition c ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
The : Subconjunctival space ends at the junction between cornea and the sclera.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bello
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Red sclera: The red sclera is most likely a spontaneous subconjunctival hemorrhage which is inconsequential more often than not. Leave it alone and it will be abs ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Dieck
37 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Common bacterial conjunctivitis does not cause listering
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfred H. Rivera
39 years experience Ophthalmology
More specifics.: This question requires more specifics. What type of eye cancer? Where is the cancer located, inside or outside of the eye? How was the cancer treated? ... Read More
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