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A 47-year-old female asked about a 24-year-old male:

What causes eye to get inflammed? what can l do at home while waiting to see dr? not sore or itchy...just red.

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Dr. Luis Taylor
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Pulmonology 41 years experience
Inflammed eye: could mean your eye is red, swollen, having a discharge that is yellow or green. Due to multiple causes, you could do a video consult if you cant see your eye doctor soon. Best of health in the new year.
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