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Can a sinus infection cause swelling in one eyelid & pressure above the eye?

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Dr. Arnold Lentnek
Dr. Arnold Lentnekanswered
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Yes. If it involves many sinuses - more likely allergic or viral. If one sinus, more likely bacterial and may benefit from an antibiotic
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