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A 41-year-old member asked:

It feels like i have a black eye but there is no bruise and i haven't injured myself. what could it be?

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Dr. Edward Burney
44 years experience
??black eye???: Was there an injury? If so, unless blood vessles break, and bleeding occurs within the tissue, no black eye occurs. However, can still have bruising of tissue and nerves, which can be uncomfortable.
Last updated Jul 1, 2017

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