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What are the causes of burst blood vessel in eye?

What are the causes of burst blood vessel in eye?

Usually nothing bad: 99+% of the time this just happens spontaneously and we never know why. High blood pressure can be a cause, though. Get your blood pressure checked. If this happens repeatedly you should see your doc. ...Read more

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Is blood vessel burst in eye generally caused by poor circulation?

Is blood vessel burst in eye generally caused by poor circulation?

Blood vessel where?: If on the white of the eye then it does not necessarily indicate a vascular problem. If in the retina as in a vein occlusion then it certainly can. ...Read more

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What can cause a blood vessel to burst in eye?

What can cause a blood vessel to burst in eye?

Several things: High blood pressure and trauma are among the more common causes of a burst blood vessel in the eye. This can be brought on by something as benign as a sneeze or a cough although heavy lifting and vomiting can also play a role. Chronic high blood pressure can predispose you to this as can blood-thinning medications such as Aspirin and Coumadin and certain herbal supplements such as ginkgo. ...Read more

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What are the causes of burst blood vessel in eye?

Usually nothing bad: 99+% of the time this just happens spontaneously and we never know why. High blood pressure can be a cause, though. Get your blood pressure checked. If this happens repeatedly you should see your doc. ...Read more

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What causes burst blood vessel in eye? I have one now, it's in the corner of my left eye. Why does it happen?

Causes are numerous: Most frequently sneezing coughing cause. Repeated hemorrhages warrants check for high blood pressure. Of course if you are on blood thinners more common. ...Read more

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Blood vessel burst in eye ?

Blood vessel burst in eye 
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It's OK: You can have a capillary burst in the lining of the eye causing a red splotch that can be pretty dramatic. As long as the blood does not cross over the colored part of the eye (iris) it is not dangerous and will go away on its own within a week or so. If you have pain, decreased vision or the blood crosses over the iris, then see the ER. ...Read more

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Can i still exercise if i burst a blood vessel in my eye doing it?

Yes, gently.: If you are taking blood thinner medication and are getting frequent blood- shot eyes and black and blue marks on your body, be sure to inform your physician. Gentle exersize (not high impact or strenuous weight lifting) is usually possible. ...Read more

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I got hit in the eye, a blood vessel burst am i okay?

I got hit in the eye, a blood vessel burst am i okay?

Should be fine.: Trauma around the eye will often times cause a "black eye" which is a result of a vein in the area rupturing and bleeding into the surrounding tissue. Over a week or so this will resolve. Bleeding into the white part of the eye can also occur with trauma and many other factors. This too should resolve over one to two weeks. However, it would be wise to see an eye doctor for this area. ...Read more

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Blood vessel burst in my eye leaving it very red?

Blood vessel burst in my eye leaving it very red?

Yes.this is a bruise: that will resolve over the next two weeks called a sub-conjunctival hemorrhage.Looks terrible but is harmless.if not slowly resolving over next 2 wks,have a professional take a look. ...Read more