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A 48-year-old member asked:

For a person who always seems to have dark sunken eyes is there something medically wrong?

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Dr. Ravi Patel
Ophthalmology 20 years experience
Deep set orbit: Nothing is medically wrong. Some people have anatomically deep set eyes. Also as we age, we can have fat atrophy around the eyes that causes the eyes to appear sunken in.

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