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Cause Pressure Eye Glaucoma Sinus Problems
In anatomy, a sinus is a cavity within a bone or other tissue. Most commonly found in the bones of the face and connecting with the nasal cavities. Sinus (anatomy), description of the general term paranasal sinuses, air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose, including: the maxillary sinuses, also called the maxillary antra and the largest of the ...Read more
If you have bad sinus problems and you have a cold, can it make your face feel overly stuffy and pressure around your head and eyes?
Yes indeed: Sinuses shoul be full of air. If they fill with liquid, you develop those symptoms. ...Read more
I'm getting myself in an anxious state that I may have a brain tumour? I feel foggy headed, head pressure and sinus problems. Please help.
Yes: The most sensitive and accurate diagnosis can be achieved by a physician - simply by asking you questions, and by thoroughly examining you. If an ear, nose, & throat doctor (otolaryngologist) still has questions after that, imaging studies (x-rays or ct scans) can help them sort things out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pressure in head and ears. No sinus problems. Mri clear. Had for 2 months no relief with meds. Feels like someone pushing down on head and ears pop?
Sinus congestion: Yes, you most certainly can.Get a more detailed answer ›
After I had the flu in December,I started having sinus congestion, even more when I lay flat I have a lot of pressure n pain. The discomfort has traveled to my right ear as well and my eyes. Advise:)?
I've been having sinus problems for the past few months..can they cause an increase of floaters in one eye, a swollen eyelid & slight dizziness?
I have a sharp pain above/behind my right ear and into the base of my head. Might this be caused by sinus problems too?
No: There are no sinuses in that area. ...Read more
Sinus congestion: Will not cause angle glaucoma. In patients who have narrow anterior chamber angles (which would be diagnosed by an ophthalmologist), taking medications to treat a sinus infection could lead to an angle closure glaucoma attack. If you have narrow angles, you should avoid decongestants and anti-histamines until you are told by your ophthalmologist that it's ok to use them. ...Read more
Usually not: Most "eye boogers" are simply dried mucus at the nasal eyelid. Sometimes they can arise from conditions like blepharitis or overactive oil glands. They are also seen with allergies and dry eyes. If daily cleansing with warm water doesn't seem to clear them the you should be examined. Sometimes a tear duct infection or chronic eye infection is to blame. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Check it out: See your doctor if you are having problems breathing. ...Read more
Could pressure benhind the eyes be something besides sinus problems? I just took levinaquin for sinus infection. Does that mean it didnt go away?
Eye Pressure : That is an excellent question. Studies show the differential diagnosis for pain and pressure behind the eyes is wide. The diagnosis is made based on the history and physical exam. If you are experiencing persistent symptoms from a sinus infection you should be referred to an Ear Nose and Throat specialist. Any loss of vision or blurry vision go to ER that has Ophthalmology on duty please. ...Read more
I seem to get alot of headaches behind the eye. I also have bad sinus problems. Is there any way to help it get better & for those headaches to stop?
Yes: Usually behind the eye headaches are sinus headaches. So treat the sinus, and the headaches might improve. If you've tried OTC antihistaminics and saline flushes and they haven't improved your sinus, it's time to see your doctor for prescription medication that could include nasal steroids. If medication fails an ENT could help you and provide surgical solutions. ...Read more
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