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Goopy eyes in the morning

A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Blepharitis allergy: Blepharitis also causes itching & this can occur with allergies. It's a minor infection of the eyelids. Crusting & tearing is common. Warm compress wi... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Demodex blepharitis: Often crusty eyes in the morning are due to blepharitis; which can be due to staphlococcus bacteria &/or demodex mites. See "lid hygiene" at eyedo... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Schainholz
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Lubricate: Just a mucoid discharge in the morning is a sign of dry eye. Low-grade infection and allergic conjunctivitis can also cause this but would be associat... Read More
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Dr. Richard Wieder
Ophthalmology 36 years experience
Blepharitis: Your symptoms sound typical of blepharitis, or granulated eyelids. This is caused by inflammation of the eyelid margins where the lashes come out. I... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kalt
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Swelling: Either an allergy with puffiness, or swelling from excess fluid in your system which only accumulates under the eyes after lying flat all night. It th... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery 19 years experience
Dry eye in morning: Dry eyes in the morning can be dye to many issues such as dry eye, blepharitis, lagophthalmos (partial eye closure during sleep), etc. Try using arti... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 31 years experience
Dry eyes: You may sleep with eyes somewhat open, other entities can cause eye to burn in the morning . Treatment is a viscous artificial tear drop before going... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Webb
A Verified Doctoranswered
48 years experience
Red eyes: Lots of potential causes. Could be blepharitis dry eyes allergies. Need to see eye care professional and don't try to treat with visine. Generally mak... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Paul
Ophthalmology 40 years experience
Warm water rinses: This symptom is most often caused by blepharitis, a very common chronic inflammation of the eyelids, of usually uknown cause. Could also be "allergies... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Dry eyes!: Sounds like inflammation from dry eyes. They dry out during the day and become inflamed, the inflammation worsens while eyes are closed and no tear tu... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Saunders
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Possible dry eyes: Bloodshot eyes can be from a variety of causes, like infections, dry eyes, and blepharitis, or chronic inflammation of the eyelids. You should visit ... Read More
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