Trabuco Canyon, CA
A 20-year-old female asked:
Why when i woke up the side of my eye/upper left face feels bruised? it really hurts :( what should i do to help my face?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Face Feels bruised: Can you send a photo? Do you have any skin lesions? If can't see anything, you likely slept on your side face in a way that makes it feel strange. If persists, you might need check for diabetes. Rarely are such symptoms due to a tumor but see MD if persists.
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Last updated Dec 6, 2016
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