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yellowing of the eyes

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: It is not really a disease per se. It is a variant of normal. To prevent yellowing avoid those things that you know will cause the problem. Sometime ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: Ignore it. Gilbert's is likely to flare if you miss a few meals. It's best considered a non-disease as it's extremely common and really is a non-probl ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yellow eyes: Yellowing of the eyes is per se a problem that mandates immediate medical attention, you need to contact your doctor please, as soon as possible, this ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
45 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Eye discoloration which may come from benign changes on the eye will not cause burning.
Dr. Bruce Ballon
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Pingueculae?: Sometimes pinguecula (callouses) on the white part of the eye appear yellow and can dry out causing burning. Try wrap around sunglasses and artificial ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Hirshfield
35 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: If your liver is failing to the point of jaundice you may have many other symptoms such as nausea, vomiting fatigue, abdominal pain and others. But m ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Not Jaundice: If you are having yellowish discoloration of skin and eye; get examined. It can be from Alcohol, medicine like Tylenol, (acetaminophen) viral infectio ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
48 years experience Family Medicine
NO: See your DR for another solution.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Urgent consult: You should see your doctor urgently. The symptoms you describe are consistent with acute hepatitis or obstructive jaundice and may be as a result of s ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Try the tetra: As long as the vision is ok, tetrahydrazoline is a good eye lubricant and anti-allergic drops. It has no side effects and can be useful.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: If the whites of the eyes of not more diffusely yellow, then should be no issue.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Bress
50 years experience Internal Medicine
Jaundice: Elevation of bilirubin can cause yellowing of the whites of the eyes. This could be a sign of liver disease, mono or hemolytic anemia or a condition c ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
48 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Jaundice/Icterus: 44 year old female asks What could cause yellowing of the skin around my eyes Yellowing of skin & white of the eye is called Jaundice/ Icterus and ... Read More
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