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my 4 month old keeps rubbing his eyes. almost acts like he's sometimes very bothered by it. also been very cranky at night. just started eating fruit.?

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Dr. Jenny Sung
23 years experience Pediatrics
Needs an exam: Can be everything from itchy eyes to infection to foreign body to corneal abrasion, so have him checked by his doctor.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Eye rubbing: Your description could be habitual or due to eye irritation. The irritation could be from the rubbing itsel, allergies, blepharitis, or many other causes. I doubt it is due to the fruit but it is possible. See an eye doctor for further evaluation.
Answered on Sep 10, 2014
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