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A 28-year-old female asked:

When i roll my eyes up or down or to the sides i feel strain or pain behind my eyes?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Muscular: I would regard these symptoms as a periorbital and forehead muscular discomfort rather than a primary ocular problem. These muscles often are tense and occasional strained performing daytime activities. If you still have concerns, consult an ophthalmologist for evaluation and advice.
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Eye muscle pain (myalgia) on motion can accompany elevation in bodily temperature.
Jan 22, 2021
Last updated Jan 23, 2021

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