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Red spots around eyes children

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elisa Ribelles-medhus
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Other causes : Other than low platelets there are many causes of these things including autoimmune/inflammatory conditions. Make sure your physician check ls for aut... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Leave them alone.: Your description suggests that irritation from frequent pulling the area is the cause. If you stop touching the area, it will likely recover by itself... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
Hard to say: This may be a rash or it may be a benign change in her normal skin. I can't tell for sure from your description but would discuss it with your physici... Read More
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Confirm with exam: Do the spots blanch with pressing the area? Did she have severe straining, coughing or vomiting, or sunburn 3 weeks ago? Spots may be petechiae- from... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
49 years experience
Petichiel spots: If you child was vomiting or coughing with force these spots can appear on the face particularly around the eyes bit if he was not, or you see them ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Few days to a week..: These are tiny bleeds..If you just have few small ones in the vicinity of the eyes will likely disappear in a few days to a week.. I assume you have n... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery 19 years experience
No: You can use makeup concealer to cover them up but your description sounds like localized bleeding in the skin due to vomiting. These should resolve i... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Goldberg
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Yes: Yes. You are just seeing afterimages after your photoreceptors have been exposed to ambient light. This is probably worse when the light source is b... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 48 years experience
May be cherry: Angioma. Of no medical consequence, see a dermatologist or oculoplastic surgeon for more details and help.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
Could be: See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation because this way you can get the correct diagnosis and treatment. This is probably seborrheic der... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
Ophthalmology 29 years experience
Depends: Clear eye drops constricts the blood vessels in the eye then helps to get ride of the redness. Eye docs do not recommend it. Your blood vessel may g... Read More
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