A 29-year-old male asked:
The area around my right eye started swelling, first below, then above too. no red, no itch, no irritation, no crust, no weirdness. slight headache.?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Ophthalmology 43 years experience
Could be serious : You may have a sinus infection or cellulitis, but you should see an eyemd to find out what is going on as it could be serious. Usually infections do have redness, itch and crusting, but a deeper infection may appear as your symptoms. Seek medical attention quickly.
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