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Doctor insights on: Can I Wear Contacts With A Burst Eye Vessel

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Blood vessel broke in eye almost healed. Can I wear contacts?

Yes: If the broken blood vessel you are referring to caused redness on the white of the eye, and nothing else, you can wear contacts when it resolves. ...Read more

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Is it okay to wear contacts with a broken blood vessel in the eye?

Is it okay to wear contacts with a broken blood vessel in the eye?

Yes but......: If the hemorrhage is large enough to be elevated, the contact may not fit well and could cause problems. ...Read more

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What could it mean if you get a dull headache along with a burst eye vessel after strained BM? It's lasted over a week now, feel it when bending over

What could it mean if you get a dull headache along with a burst eye vessel after strained BM? It's lasted over a week now, feel it when bending over

Conjunctival: hemorrhage isn't unheard of after BM and usually resolves on it's own. And headache & increased symptoms bending over are common with eye irritation. There's probably nothing to be concerned about. If it doesn't improve in another week or two or if you're just concerned you should see your doctor for an exam. ...Read more

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If a person binges and purges four days after a burst eye vessel will it again happen?

If a person binges and purges four days after a burst eye vessel will it again happen?

Possibly: Self-induced vomiting increases internal body pressure, including pressure within the eye. Bleeding in the eyes could occur. ...Read more

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How long does it take for my burst eye vessel to recover? As in the blood to disperse?

How long does it take for my burst eye vessel to recover? As in the blood to disperse?

About 1-2 weeks: This is common in patients with allergies, dry eyes and contact lens users. Contact your doctor for any pain or if you have easy brusing or bleeding elsewhere in your body. ...Read more

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What is causing my eyes to feel dry? They hurt almost all the time. Why does it seem like they have blood vessels bursting in them all the time?

What is causing my eyes to feel dry? They hurt almost all the time. Why does it seem like they have blood vessels bursting in them all the time?

Many factors.....: Working on the computer all day will cause the eyes to be red and fatigued. There are also some medicines that affect the tear production, namely anti- histamines among others. ...Read more

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I have burst blood vessels above my left eyeball?

I have burst blood vessels above my left eyeball?

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

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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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What is a good way for me to progress the healing of a burst blood vessel in my eyes?

What is a good way for me to progress the healing of a burst blood vessel in my eyes?

You: Can use a warm compress to your eye. The warmth increases the circulation and allows the body to work a little faster to clean up the blood. ...Read more

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Blood vessel burst in eye?

Blood vessel burst in eye?

More information: Need more information here :) which part of the eye are you talking about? ...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 (warfarin) and certain herbal supplements such as ginkgo. ...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

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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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How do I know if I have a burst blood vessel in my eye?

How do I know if I have a burst blood vessel in my eye?

See eye MD: See a specialist eye MD for a dilated fundus exam. The MD will use special equipment to look in the back of your eye. ...Read more

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How dangerous is a burst vessel in the macula in the eye?

How dangerous is a burst vessel in the macula in the eye?

Risky: This is the area of central vision which you use to read and recognize fine detail. A burst vessel in this area can block the view by covering this area with blood or can be a vessel feeding this area and bursting disturbs the blood supply so the area can cease to function well. It is therefore dangerous and needs immediate attention by an ophthalmologist or retinal specialist. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a burst blood vessel in back of eye to fix (diagnosed) I have little to no vision in that eye and really struggling?

How long does it take for a burst blood vessel in back of eye to fix (diagnosed) I have little to no vision in that eye and really struggling?

Seek MD attention!: For a young person (age 33) your description of a "burst vessel" in the back of the eye is very unusual. Possibilities include leakage from a blood vessel such as in diabetic retinopathy or a blocked blood vessel due to cholesterol or hypertension or other source of embolism (clot) such as heart disease or some drugs. Swelling of the macula may present. Best bet is to see a retina specialist. ...Read more

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Ok to fly with burst blood vessel in my eye?

Depends: In your question, you did not indicate where the burst blood vessel is located. If it is in the conjunctiva (giving a red spot on the white part of your eye - called subconjunctival hemorrhage), then flying is fine. If it is in the retina or elsewhere, then maybe not depending on the cause. ...Read more

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Burst blood vessel in your eye getting bigger?

Surface blood?: Acute subconjunctival hemorrhage is a bright red patch on the white part of eye. There should be no vision loss or pain. Yes...They look like they are spreading as the body resorbs them. Rx is otc tears until gone. ...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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Sore eyes and headache burst vessels, what to do?

Sore eyes and headache burst vessels, what to do?

Stop rubbing eye: You should have work up by ophthalmologist to rule out dry eye and more significant vascular conditions. ...Read more

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I have eye pain, and looks like blood vessels have burst in my eyes, right when I wake up in the morning and later on it dosnt hurt. What is this?

I have eye pain, and looks like blood vessels have burst in my eyes, right when I wake up in the morning and later on it dosnt hurt. What is this?

Subconjunctival heme: A subconjunctival hemorrhage, depending on its size, can take up to 3 weeks or more to resolve. As long as it is improving and your vision is not affected, and you are not experiencing significant pain, you can just follow it along. You may use some artificial tears for some slight irritation. You probably had rubbed your eye during sleep, which stretched and broke a blood vessel. ...Read more

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Is it safe to swim with a burst blood vessel in your eye?

Yes: Do not take any anticoagulants such as over the counter Aspirin for instance and do not strain or else the conjunctival hemorrhage may enlarge. Relaxing swim is no problem. ...Read more

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Should I go to a doctor if I have a burst blood vessel in both eyes?

No.: This is a subconjunctival hemorrhage. This happens when a tiny blood vessel in your eye bursts - usually from a sneeze or other high pressure breath-hold. It is totally benign and will go away on its own. There is nothing anyone can do for it. ...Read more

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Is it possible to you burst a blood vessel in your eye from power vomiting?

Is it possible to you burst a blood vessel in your eye from power vomiting?

Yes: Valsalva retinopathy. Increasing abdominal pressure can increase pressure up to the eye and thus severe vomiting or straining (anything where you bear down extremely hard) can cause burst blood vessels externally or internally. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a constant headache since a burst blood vessel in my eye?

Is it normal to have a constant headache since a burst blood vessel in my eye?

No: A burst blood vessel should have little to no sensation. Often times patients come to us with a red eye and little else and this is usually due to dry eyes and use of anticoagulants. If you have a burst vessel and persistent headache this can signifiy severe hypertension - get seen today. ...Read more

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I have a burst blood vessel above my left eye ball. It has just appeared, it doesn't hurt?

I have a burst blood vessel above my left eye ball. It has just appeared, it doesn't hurt?

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

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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