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Doctor insights on: Can A Contact Lense Get Stuck Behind Your Eye

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Can a contact lense get stuck behind your eye?

Can a contact lense get stuck behind your eye?

No: I get this question answered often but, no a contact lens can not get stuck behind your eye. It usually just falls out or can get stuck under your upper eye lid. ...Read more

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Can a contact lens get stuck behind your eye?

Can a contact lens get stuck behind your eye?

No: The membrane that covered the white part of the eye extends up under the eyelid and then returns down as the inner lining of the eyelid. As such it creates a pocket up under the lid that will prevent a contact lens from going behind your eye. A contact lens can get stuck up in this fornix but it can be removed. ...Read more

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A piece of my contact lens is stuck behind my eye..What do you suggest to get it out?

A piece of my contact lens is stuck behind my eye..What do you suggest to get it out?

Go see your doctor.: Cecille, retained contact lens pieces can damage your eyes. You should schedule an appointment immediately with your current eye care provider. ...Read more

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Do dry eye contacts ever get stuck behind the eye?

Do dry eye contacts ever get stuck behind the eye?

No: There are tissues that close off the front of the eye - but it sure can feel like it's stuck there! just add some lubricating fluid, keep blinking, and you should be able to move it into reach to remove. ...Read more

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How to tell a difference if a contact lense is stuck on your eye and or how to get it out ?

How to tell a difference if a contact lense is stuck on your eye and or how to get it out ?

Check vision: A centered contact lens will give effective vision. "Stuck" contact lenses generally migrate to the upper , outer quadrant of the eye . First try adding any kind of eyedrop to flush out the eye and frequently the contact as well. If not, then lift up the upper, outer portion of the lid, while you look down and in for 10-15 seconds. This will cause the lens to migrate out of its suck position. ...Read more

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Can contact lense dry up and get suck 2 d white of eye if so wud this hurt and wud u notice this.?

Can contact lense dry up and get suck 2 d white of eye if so wud this hurt and wud u notice this.?

Diff question: I'm not sure what you're asking here, but yes, if you leave a contact lens in for too long, it can adhere to the eyeball. This can cause difficulty getting it out, and lead to a corneal abrasion. It is critical to follow directions carefully and to remove lenses if your eyes are getting irritated even if you should be able to keep them in for a few more hours. ...Read more

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If you wear contacts, will your eyes continue to get worse?

If you wear contacts, will your eyes continue to get worse?

Yes and no: Contact lenses treat blurred vision caused by nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. These conditions naturally worsen over time in many people, and lenses are only meant to correct the vision you have. Contacts can cause other eye problems (infections, dry eye, scars, allergies) which can worsen vision, but they will not stop your natural vision changes. ...Read more

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Please point me to where do you go to get your eyes sized for contacts?

Please point me to where do you go to get your eyes sized for contacts?

Eye doctor: An eye MD or an optometrist can do keratometry and other measurements to determine the proper size for contact lenses. Then it is best to try the contact lens on in the doctor's office and confirm the proper fit. Today's soft contact lenses fit more easily than ever before, but it is still best to optimize the size and confirm. ...Read more