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What may cause a blood blister on palate?

What may cause a blood blister on palate?

Trauma: Usually it is the result of trauma such as rough food (taco chip?), or suction. But if it doesn't disappear within a week -10 days, call your dentist to check it. If it doesn't resolve it might be something more serious. Please follow up on this. ...Read more

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

Blistering is a bubble of skin filled with fluid. They can occur to excessive rubbing (as with a new pair of ...Read more


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I have a blister looking thing on the cornea inside left eye. Red, sore, and grew gradually over 5 days. Should i go to ER now or wait 2go2 my dr mon?

I have a blister looking thing on the cornea inside left eye.  Red, sore, and grew gradually over 5 days. Should i go to ER now or wait 2go2 my dr mon?

Likely pterygium: Your description sounds like an inflamed pterygium, which is scar tissue formed by exposure to sun and wind. Although they do not develop over just days, they can become noticeably red over days from irritation. This would not typically require an emergency room visit. Get an exam as soon as possible during normal office hours. Meanwhile try using naphcon, a drop available over the counter. ...Read more

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What causes cornea abrasion?

What causes cornea abrasion?

foreign body: Most commonly, a foreign body, like a speck of dirt, a metal shard, etc will get into your eye and cause a corneal abrasion. These can be painful and need to be treated, especially if over the pupil, so scarring is less likely to occur (which if occurs over the pupil could cause visual problems). ...Read more

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Can a cornea transplant cause damage to the iris?

Can a cornea transplant cause damage to the iris?

Not usually.: A corneal transplant removes part or the whole cornea or the watch crystal of the eye. Normally, the iris or colored part of the eye is not involved in the surgery, but it depends on your condition. Seek out a corneal specialist for further information and good luck! ...Read more

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Would an infection access in the cornea cause dry type amd?

No: Amd occurs in the retina, specifically the macula of the eye. It is not related to the cornea or corneal infection. ...Read more

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Would laser iridotomy causes any structural damage to the cornea?

Would laser iridotomy causes any structural damage to the cornea?

Maybe: All surgical and laser procedures have risk. It is possible to irritate or even damage the cornea when doing a laser iridotomy. The reason to do an iridotomy is usually to treat or prevent episodes of very high eye pressure. These episodes can cause permanent eye damage, so if you have a condition that merits an iridotomy the risks of not doing the laser could be worse than the laser itself. ...Read more

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Cornea (Definition)

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