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Why is my eye lids crusty and stuck together in the morn and eye really red? for several days this has happened.right eye only. well one morn left eye was a little crusty with yuck.first morning i awoke with a headache as well, only that first day though.

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Dr. Deepak Raja
Ophthalmology 19 years experience
It : It is difficult to diagnose that from the description alone. It could be an infection or something inflammatory. If it is bothering you enough to post a question here, i would see a local eye doctor so you can get some relief!
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Dr. William Goldstein
Ophthalmology 32 years experience
You : You may have an eye infection, or at this time of year, allergic problems. See an eye doctor!
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Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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