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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience Pediatrics
Red eye: You need to see an ophthalmologist. Good luck

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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Constance Okeke
20 years experience Ophthalmology
Difficult to answer: The symptoms that you described may all be unrelated. If you have a single spot in the eye that Is yellow, this may be a sun related change called a p ... Read More
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Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: and get evaluated.
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Consult a doc: you will need a good physical exam with blood test. Your liver function needs evaluation. You may have acid reflex, or glad ladder issue..
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Could be sun damage: It could be a sun damaged tissue which is called pinguecula. The sun causes degeneration of the conjunctival collagen that will lead to wedged shape ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wolf
40 years experience Ophthalmology
No: These are structure changes of the conjunctiva.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
Pingueculum: It's probably a pingueculum, particularly if it is painless. These usually occur in the inner and/or outer white part of the eye. May be yellowish an ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Mindlin
49 years experience Ophthalmology
See eyemd: This is usually sign of localized irritation and may be easily treated-see eyemd.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Pinguecula: These are yellow spots horizontally next to the cornea at the 3 and 9 o'clock positions. Jaundice stains the sclera so the entire white of the eye be ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Pinguecula: This is a normal structure, more prominent in the middle years of life, which is the eyes form of protective covering for that exposed part of the eye ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Pinguecula: Yellow spots on the white part of the eye can be due to: pinguecula (most common: due to sun exposure), nevus (a pigmentation like a freckle), nodule ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Adams
17 years experience Ophthalmology
Pinguecula: The most common would be a form of sun damage called pinguecula. However, other causes can be allergies called trantas dots, freckles called nevi, an ... Read More
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