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When i close my eyes i feel my eyelids or something twitching constantly is this nystagmatus? im worried. also if i stare at something i feel them twitch too but can't tell if its the eyelid or eyebal

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Dr. Donald Jacobson answered

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You will need to be seen by your physician because the movement will have to be observed to know what is actually happening. Best wishes.

Answered Nov 9, 2020

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Dr. Harold Peltan answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

You eyelid twitch is called myokymia. It is rarely serious. Stress, caffeine, and fatigue can make it worse. It is usually nothing to worry about.

Answered Sep 28, 2016

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