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A 43-year-old male asked:

Applied neosporin near eye for cut, unknowingly infected the skin around eyes from wearing glasses, infection gone but now discolor like black eye ?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
Time line?: There may have been some pressure as well as the cut which would cause bruising? If it is not resolving or there are signs of infection, see your doctor. Make sure the ointment is for eyes and there is no foreign body present. All the best.
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