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A 44-year-old member asked:

Can lupus cause dark circles and puffiness around eyes?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 49 years experience
Yes.: Any chronic disease associated with fatigue and/or poor sleep can do this, as can lupus!

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A 56-year-old female asked:

What causes dark circles around the eyes?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. John McMahan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery 49 years experience
Dark Circles: Allergies are the most common cause of this - sinusitis can also cause dark circles. See your doctor for help.
A 22-year-old male asked:

How to get ride of dark circles around eyes?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Matthew Rauen
Ophthalmology 16 years experience
Sleep: Dark circles can form due to lack of sleep or illness. Some liver conditions can also cause dark circles. Some are very benign (gilberts). Some may be more serious. Please talk to your primary medical doctor about this.
A 25-year-old male asked:

What are the causes of black circles around eyes???

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
Addiction Medicine 39 years experience
Dark circles: two of the more common causes are fatigue from lack of sleep or allergies
A 24-year-old member asked:

What causes dark circles under your eyes if you are still young?

3 doctor answers18 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mary Ann Block
A Verified Doctoranswered
33 years experience
Allergies: Allergies and lack of sleep.
A 38-year-old member asked:

Which physically/chemically causes dark circles under your eyes?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Dr. Jan Lei Iwataanswered
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
Vasodilation of: vessels/veins, congestion of lymphatic fluid usually from subclinical delayed response food sensitivity or allergens casing also mile lower lid buldging. Also too much dietary salt, tomato based foods can add to this. Thru your skin it appears dark, but it's the way the vessels appear under skin.
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