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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
Likely iritis: I would say you have recurrent inflammation of the anterior segment called Iritis (Uveitis), likely related to your systemic condition of low back pai ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gold
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: People with blue or light colored eyes are usually more sensitive to light than people with dark colored irises.
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience Ophthalmology
See an allergist: The symptoms you describe sound like allergies (except for the rapid heart beat). An allergist can teat you to determine what specific allergy you hav ... Read More
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Dr. Gary Steven
29 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
See your doctor: Itchy eyes are a symptom of allergy, and if there are a lot of secretions, this can lead to temporary blurring of vision. But neither light sensitivit ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
38 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not prominent: Photophobia is more characteristic of other forms of conjunctivitis than that caused by allergens such as pollens in the air but it can depend on how ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Purkiss
16 years experience Ophthalmology
See your doc: Sounds like you're feverish. The cause could be a number of things, some of which are serious. I would recommend seeing your doctor asap.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Feras Abdul khalek
13 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Unlikely tumor: There are many many causes for pressure under eyes and light sensitivity. Unlikely to be a brain tumor. You should see your primary care doctor thoug ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Lehrer
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably not: Sounds like sinus issues. I would recomment that you see your physician.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can recheck: Regardless of whether or not a child has tonsillitis, if he has severe headaches and high fever, he can be rechecked by his doctor or the ER. Sometime ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Aquavella
62 years experience Ophthalmology
Tears: Many reasons but the most benign is surface drying which distorts the immage and increases glare sensitivity.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ehsan Sadri
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Dry eyes : Any reasons account for this. However the most serious are iritis. Others include dry eyes. As always i suggest you get an complete exam by an profes ... Read More
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