A 58-year-old female asked:
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i am experiencing red or bloodshot eyes (side: both eyes) , watery eyes (side: both eyes) , swelling around eyes, eyelid swelling, discharge or mucus in eyes, itchy eyes and eye irritation. the following also describes me: sensation of something in eye.

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
C an opthalmologist: not an optometrist, start with your primary doctor, it can be conjunctivitis or something else that warrants immediate attention and prescription medications, Urgent Care or ER are your options if you can't reach your doctor or an ophthalmologist today, good luck
Answered on Sep 16, 2019
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