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Dr. David Sherris
32 years experience in Facial Plastic Surgery
Botox: Botox treatments are excellent for blepharospasm and may be covered by insurance.

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And poss ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience in Dentistry
Could be or: Could be coincidental. Would consult with your physician or dentist. Hope this helps.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience in Ophthalmology
Myokymia: Eyelid twitching, or myokymia, is a benign but annoying condition. Reducing your stress and reducing caffeine intake make help.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Can be myokymia: Random twitching of an eyelid, which happens in normal people, is called myokymia (an involuntary, spontaneous, quivering of a few muscle cell bundles ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
26 years experience in Ophthalmology
Blepharitis: Sounds as if you have blepharitis, a condition where the skin at the base of the eyelash margins is inflamed from a normal skin bacteria called staph ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
MANY CAUSES: May be a very simple problem to take care of. Unfortunately, accurate diagnosis will require you to see a doctor.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
60 years experience in Ophthalmology
Eye lid twitch: This is benign, but annoying at times and will usually resolve itself. It is often associated with fatigue, anxiety or tension. A refraction should ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Carey
35 years experience in Ophthalmology
Most not serious: Most of the time this is a benign condition.But it can be a sign of eyelid cancer or even a metabolic disease such as thyroid dysfunction. You should ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ari Weitzner
32 years experience in Ophthalmology
Too vague: This is just too vague. I would need many hours to go through the differential.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stan Coleman
62 years experience in Ophthalmology
Swelling: Swelling of the lids can be caused by several things.You need to see an ophthalmologist to determine the cause and institute treatment.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Seborrheic condition: This seems like seborrheic dermatitis which is common on the lash lines and the brows. Also known as blepharitis. See your ophthalmologist for a goo ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Golden
40 years experience in Ophthalmology
Eye twitching: Most eye twitching is due to anxiety made worse because of eye irritation. Artificial tear drops can make the eye feel better.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Good you had exam: From some of your symptoms if not all - it sounds quite possible that these are allergy effects. Try otc benedryl as directed to see if it helps and/o ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience in Internal Medicine
Please see below: Looks like an allergy or infection. Please see a doctor.
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A member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Conjuntictivitis..: If it is looking somthing like the picture here, it is likely a bacterial infection and you should consult doc for treatment as soon as you can. If it ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldstein
30 years experience in Ophthalmology
Caffeine and...: Caffeine, stress and lack of sleep are the top causes of twitching. Check out http://www.2020vision.Com/eye_twitch.Html for more info!
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience in Internal Medicine
Eye twitching: Otherwise known as blepharospasm. Can be treated. See your doctor.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
Again, more info: needed to help you especially after you said your exam was normal by your eye doctor. Was this an ophthalmologist or optometrist? If you weren't satis ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
Trauma: A bloodshot eye can occur from trauma or by chance. If the blister is blood-filled and/or next to the most red part of the eye, there was likely a mic ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience in Dermatology
Face rash: See your doctor for diagnosis and therapy. There are a number of different possibilities. One if the most common is seborrheic dermatitis which is co ... Read More
A 5-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Eye Symptoms: you either have severe allergies or some type of infection. It is unlikely for it to be allergic as it is only one eye. You need to be evaluated by ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alireza Raboubi
14 years experience in Family Medicine
Allergic: this might be an allergic reaction to the OTC eye drops. stop using drops and see your primary care provider if symptoms worsen.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience in Ophthalmology
No: You need to see an ophthalmologist to find out what is going on. Pink eye does not cause a dilated pupil.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Cozzarelli
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
See an MD: Are you diagnosed with seizure disorder? It's normal to feel groggy and 'out of it' for a while after a seizure, but severe headaches don't necessari ... Read More

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