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Silver Spring, MD
A 18-year-old female asked:

Why does my eye burn and a big red vein appears in the corner in the exact spot where it's burning ?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Eugene Salvo
Ophthalmology 30 years experience
Irritation: Some type of irritation as the cause such as allergy, dryness, smoking, lack of sleep, etc.. Try non-preserved artificial tears available otc when the burning occurs. If the problem continues see an ophthalmologist.
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