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A 35-year-old male asked:

Pain under upper right eye lid yesterday, the right side of my right eye is red. it hurts when i touch my eye lid, and feels sore when i blink?

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 39 years experience
Stye ?: Could be the start of an infection of the eyelid oil glands use warm compresses may need medical attention.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery 19 years experience
Blepharitis: Your description sounds like blepharitis and an early stye. Try warm compresses, artificial tears during the day, and ointment at night. If no improvement, see an eye doctor.

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