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hypoxia and the eyes

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Not a problem: The front of the eye gets its oxygen directly from the air. Contact lenses can diminish this but modern designs minimize this problem. If you are ha ... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asaf Presente
16 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
You may: Most people that are hypoxic - start to feel whoozey and may see "stars" before they pass out. Rarely they feel hunger for air - this feeling is muc ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
18 years experience LASIK Surgery
Dark circles : Not enough sleep, illness, systemic allergies, dehydration, hereditary pigmentation (in darker skinned individuals).
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes: Brainstem damage can affect the neural pathways which control eye movements.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Bleed in eye: Could be he means you have an artery occlusion in retina. If you have diabetes, high blood pressure, or an inflammatory condition, this can happen: yo ... Read More
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Dr. Irwin Berkowitz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Blocked tear duct: If you are describing a intermittent mucousy film over the eye then it is probably a result of a blocked tear duct (lacrimal stenosis). The tears can ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Thin sclera: Where the sclera is thin, it appears blue from the deoxygenated blood the choroidal blood vessel layer next to the sclera. This is normal in patients ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yusr Aboushaar
32 years experience Pediatrics
Eye Discharge: Your son probably has conjunctivitis, also known as pink eye . You may need to call his pediatrician for evaluation and treatment.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neil Notaroberto
29 years experience Ophthalmology
A bluish hue: could be normal for some people with thin sclera (white outer layer of the eye) allowing the underlying pigment to give this tint to the normally whi ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Chandler
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Basically need exam: I think you mean that you have eye strain while reading or watching tv which turns into a headache plus you cannot drive at night due to glare. You pr ... Read More
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