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Blood Spot On White Of Eye
None: What you describe sounds like a spontaneuous subconjunctival hemorrhage, otherwise known as a bruise on the eye. It can occur without injury and tends to resolve spontaneously. No medicine is needed. If associated with pain or vision loss, however, it should be evaluated by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
I have a blood spot in my eye from 5 yrs ago that has since dried and left a small brown spot in my eye!
Probably a benign ne: There are many reasons for the bleeding and the surface of the eye easily cleans this out. Probably you did not notice that the place where the blood showed up was where a nevus was, and you have noted it now because the blood caused you to pay attention to that area ...Read more
The blood in my eye started as a small spot a couple days ago now the blood covers my entire eye is this normal?
What can cause blood to accumulate on a spot in your eye then spread after a while? and how can be done in that case?
Hemorrhage: You have a subconjunctival hemorrhage. This is a minor seepage from a vein in your conjunctiva (the lining of the eye over top of the white sclera). This will spread for a few days and can be quite dramatic but your eye will steadily remove it and restore the normal appearance. These are usually benign unless they reflect trauma or underlying poor blood clotting. Have patience; it will clear. ...Read more
I had a blood spot in my eye 5 years ago, it has since dried and left a small brown spot on the white of my eye! What can be done to remove it?Thanks
Spot: the spot in your eyes is a scar from the broken blood vessel. It can't be removed ...Read more
Blood on eye: Generally this will go away by itself. if you are on a blood thinner, make sure you are at the right dosage. Do not rub your eye to aggravate the bleeding. ...Read more
Blood spot : A conjunctival hemorrhage is a blood spot on the clear covering of the white part of the eye (conjunctiva) due to a broken capillary. This spot can be due to straining, lifting heavy object, etc. If you are on Aspirin or have been taking ibuprofen/advil, your eye is more likely to have bleeding from these thin capillaries if you rub your eye hard, or strain, etc. It should go away in a few days. ...Read more
Woke with a small blood spot under my eye; no known trauma/injury. 5 days now and spot hasn't faded. Should I be concerned?
This may take weeks to disappear
My 4 month old woke up this morning with a blood spot in her eye close to her inner eye. Is it normal and what maybe causing it?
Eye blood clot: Small hemorrhage sin the white part of the eye can happen due to several causes. Extreme coughing or vomiting can cause it, as can coming through the birth canal. It is less common for it to happen spontaneously but if bleeding is only in that area and nowhere else it should resolve itself within a week or so. ...Read more
When taking out my contacts i noticed my left eye had blood spot. Am i going to go blind if i don't seek medical attention?
Yesterday i got poked in the eye. Today it has a blood spot in the far back feels very strange eye drops not helping.. No insurance do I need to go in?
Bleed: This is a sub-conjunctival hemorrhage. As long as the vision is unchanged and there is no pain, everything should be fine. If it is a little irritated, then you can use an artificial tear up to 4 times a day to lubricate. This is due to a blood vessel leaking blood and is usually without cause. Sometimes straining or blood thinner can cause this. If it continues to happen, follow up with eye md. ...Read more
My boyfriend got hit on the inside of his eye from some debris.Now he has a blood spot in his eye should we go to er?
Yes: If the debris hit the eye with such force that there are now blood spots, it is best to get it examined. ...Read more
I woke up in the morning and found out that a blood spot in my right side of my eye. I can see everything clearly . Should I see a doctor?
Left side of eye is blood shot, feels like something is in eye, white spot on the edge of my iris? What is this? I wear contacts
Is it normal to see blood after being punched in the eye? It's slowly fading away but there's a small spot that prevents me from seeing
See doc now: If you have had eye trauma, and you actually have vision changes such as not being able to see in part of your visual field, you need to see an ophthalmologist immediately, as in today. You may have to go through an er to see one. Hopefully nothing needs to be done, but sometimes an immediate procedure is required. ...Read more
I have a spot above my right eye it's a hard lump underneath I squeezed it pus and blood come out but now it's really painful. Isit something else?
See doctor ASAP: You don't say how large the lump is, or whether other symptoms are present. If in doubt, best to see a doctor soon. Do it immediately (even if it means an emergency department or urgent care clinic visit) if you have fever or if there spreading redness of the skin of the forehead, around the eye, etc. This is a potentially very dangerous site for an untreated infection. ...Read more
I have a subconjunctival hemorrage 3 weeks ago after eye trauma..the spot of blood disappear slowly..its normal to take more than 3 weeks to resolve?
Why is my brother's eye blood shot red on one spot? He can't talk and we have no insurance but it don't seem like he's in pain.
I have brown spot on both side of my pupils in the white area with red blood Vessels in the corners of my eye?
May be normal or: If it has always been there then it may be normal pigmentation.But if it is something new.Consult your family doctor or an Opthalmologist ...Read more
My 3 month old daughter woke up yesterday with a blood red spot in the inner corner of her eye. Her doctor can't see her until next week.
Generally speaking, the sudden appearance of a blood red spot on the white of the eye(sclera) is due to harmless bleeding from very tiny blood vessels that cross the surface of the sclera.Minor rubbing of the eye can cause
them to bleed,but the blood is trapped between the sclera and a transparent film of tissue called the conjunctiva (think plastic Saran wrap)>eye turns red. No Rx needed. ...Read more
@11am noticed a sm blood vessel popped in eye @2pm got bigger @7pm formed a blister in my eye w/dark spot in Center feels squishy ?
Minor hemorrhage: Occasionally a weak blood vessel on the eye surface will leak and cause a subconjunctival hemorrage. This can spread over a large area and look a little scary. But these are inevitably benign - usually caused by coughing, sneezing or rubbing the eye. They are only of concerned if there is a generalized bleeding disorder with bruising over many parts of your skin (rare). ...Read more
My 5month old baby has a red spot in her left eye its been a day, it happened before and went away by its own is it a blood vessel? What causes it?
If it comes and goes it is not a blood vessel.
Could be a scratch.
It is harmless--keep the nails short. ...Read more
Large blind spot in vision right eye. Specialists don't know the answer yet. Blood tests fine. Fluorescein angiography on Thursday. What could it be?
8months ago i had bells palsy in right side & numbed left side,after recovery got pain behind left eye. now still have the eye pain & got blood spot i?
Bilateral issues suggest that this is NOT just simple Bell's palsy, and instead may represent a different process. Eye pain with a blind spot raises questions of an optic nerve inflammation. Suggest visit to neurologist, as several different explanations may need to be considered. I would test for sarcoid, MS, vasculitis like lupus, etc. We might be able to help further via
Concierge service. ...Read more