A 33-year-old female asked:
I think i have eyelid mites. used a new eyeliner 3 weeks ago and scab keeps growing on the roots. burn, swelling, blurred vision, pain.
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Sounds yucky: There are many types of infections of the eyes that can cause your symptoms. Most are self limited and go away with minimal treatment. Because of the persistence and drainage you really should see a doctor capon and get a diagnosis, treatment and some relief. Best wishes.
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Last updated Mar 21, 2021
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