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sharp pin prick pain in left eye

A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
From many causes: Sharp pain like stabbing can be due to lot of causes, and it can be serious, you should consult an opthalmologist asap.It may be something benign espe ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
33 years experience Neurology
New Condition?: I see that you suffer from HYPERthyroidism and have a history of headaches. Either one of those problems are GREAT reasons to suffer eye pains. Othe ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wolf
41 years experience Ophthalmology
Corneal irritation?: Many things can cause your problem. Sudden cornea dryness or irritations form contacts or lid disease very common. Try otc systane ultra, if fails to ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shin Beh
Dr. Shin Beh answered
9 years experience Neurology
Migraine: See a neurologist who can help decide which is the best medication for you. If the pain is too much to bear, you may need to visit an er.
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A male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If this is not: resolving do recommend eye exam.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Headache: Greetings. This headache may be a migraine, tension or possibly from frontal sinus pressure. Questions your doctor might ask would be, do you get an a ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Many causes!: There are far too many causes to name or list. Likely it is a surface irritation that should resolve with artificial tears!
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
18 years experience LASIK Surgery
Dry eye treatment: Your description sounds like dry eye. Initial treatment is frequent artificial tears during the day, ointment at night, warm compresses a few times a ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pain above eye: Could be trigeminal neuralgia of first division. See ENT
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Hard to say: Minor pain behind the eye is difficult to say since the differential diagnosis is so long. Best to see an eye care provider to rule out an eye proble ... Read More
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