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the skin around my eyes is red swollen and itchy

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Allergies: Allergies can cause watering of eyes. I don't think the head injury is related. You could try taking an antihistamine for relief. I favor a nonsedatin ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Periorbital rash: May be infection like strep or may be lyme which can have a multitude of presentations. Could also be allergic reaction-new topical creams on face or ... Read More
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Need to be seen: zaditor won't help, kindly see your doctor or a dermatologist, good luck
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Sounds like: An allergic conjunctivitis. Try cold compresses and some otc fexofenadine once daily. If thick discharge from eyes start or your vision deteriorates ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Discoloration: The discoloration can be improved by using virgin coconut oil. It may take 3-4 weeks to notice improvement
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Allergy: This appears to be an allergic reaction to something that comes in contact with your eye area(? eye glasses, cosmetics, hair spray). Don't apply any c ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Primary care: It would be prudent to start with a primary care provider. She/he may be able to address the issue, If not, the doctor will make a determination of th ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Virus: Sounds like the flu or a very bad cold but with the swelling maybe bacterial. You need to check this out in the ER
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Bates
7 years experience Family Medicine
Sty?: this could be a sty or a chalazion. Consult me or another local doc on HealthTap Concierge and I would be happy to help. In the mean time, try placing ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shakeel Dalvie
Specializes in
Eyelid inflammation: less likely to be allergic possibly blepharitis (eyelid inflammation) - may be due to an infection if eyes were touched/rubbed are eyes sticky? a p ... Read More

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