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I feel like I have something in my eye

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
Ophthalmology 63 years experience
Dry eye: This could be the manifestation of a dry eye or represent a foreign body under the eye lid.. An ophthalmologist can solve your dilemma.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Dr. Jan Lei Iwataanswered
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
See your eye doctor: you may need to have your eyelid flipped inside out to remove the foreign body or eyelash stuck there. If you've already tried rinsing your eye out wi... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 54 years experience
Impossible to say: You need to have the eye examined to be able to answer your question. See an ophthalmologist in your area.
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Maybe: The surfaces of your inner lids and eye are quite sensitive. You may have a retained eyelash, a bit of grit/dirt, or something may have been there and... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
See an eye Dr: right away. You could have a corneal erosion or ulcer. Do not wear your contacts any longer until told it is ok.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Loizos
Ophthalmology 18 years experience
Probably blepharitis: Numerous problems can cause these symptoms, but often this is from blepharitis and secondary dry eyes. Blepharitis is a very common inflammatory condi... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Try artificial tears: Try some tears first. If it's persistent, then see an ophthalmologist. They will look for things like ulcers or foreign bodies.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Levin
Ophthalmology 16 years experience
Dry eye: Most common cause of foreign body sensation is dry eye. Otc artificial tears usually do the trick. However, if you were doing any activities recentl... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 36 years experience
See Eye MD: A feeling of something in your eye, or foreign body sensation, could be due to something being in the eye, but many other eye problems can present in ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 26 years experience
No: While strong light may be uncomfortable to your eye, causing the Iris (black dot in the center) to constrict, it is not damaging if it is only occasio... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology 29 years experience
Many things!: You need examined. It may be a viral or bacterial conjunctivitis, or simple allergies. Could be many other serious conditions as well. Not enough i... Read More
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