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Whats causing red blood shot dry eyes with constant hard crust in eyes with bumps top and bottom of eyelid?

Dr. Paul Kuck Dr. Kuck
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Whats causing red blood shot dry eyes with constant hard crust in eyes with bumps top and bottom of eyelid?

Blepharitis: I see you posted several questions about lid darkness, irritated eyes, etc. Lid margin disease can exacerbate dry eye and cause redness of both the lids and eyes. Also causes crusting. Try warm compresses for 5 - 10 minutes followed by lid scrub pad such as occusoft or similar brand. I recommend you see an ophthalmologist for further evaluation as you may need additional diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What can cause red palpebral conjunctiva lower lid and dry feeling?

What can cause red palpebral conjunctiva lower lid and dry feeling?

Many possibilities: Infection, inflammation, irritation, foreign body, dry eyes and more. You will need to see an ophthalmologist to determine what's going on. ...Read more

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What causes eyes to itch and water constantly.? Skin around eyes are very sore and chapped

What causes eyes to itch and water constantly.? Skin around eyes are very sore and chapped

Blepharitis: Could be obstructed oil glands at the edges of your eyelids. Schedule an appointment with an eye md, but in the meantime begin warm compresses to your eyelids several times a day. ...Read more

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Red dry wing like patches on temples towards corners of the eyes. Also dry patches under eyes.

Red dry wing like patches on temples towards corners of the eyes. Also dry patches under eyes.

Side effect?: Your medication lists Retin A (tretinoin) and Tretinoin - both can cause drying of the skin and redness. The skin around the eyes is very thin and sensitive. Moisten your face with water at bedtime and cover area with layer of vaseline to help hydrate skin at night. Contact your MD who prescribed the medications and have it checked out. ...Read more

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Yellowing of white area of eyes . Feeling also very sore?

Yellowing  of white area of eyes . Feeling also very sore?

Jaundice: Need to see your dr, as may be indicator of liver disease. Need a good exam and some blood work. ...Read more

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Are sore eyes a common sign of eye fatigue?

Are sore eyes a common sign of eye fatigue?

Usually: Sore eyes usually is also associated with tired eyes that feel better with blinking or closing the eyes. This usually suggests a problem with dryness or irritation on the ocular surface of the eye. The most common diagnose is dry eye syndrome. Eye fatigue is seen in the setting of increased reading, studying, prolonged driving and computer usage. All of these activities contribute to dryness. ...Read more

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Red face, itchy eyes and swollen glands. What is the cause of this?

Red face, itchy eyes and swollen glands. What is the cause of this?

Allergic reaction: Your description sounds like an alllergic reaction. Try taking oral allergy meds. If no improvement or worsening, see a regular doctor. ...Read more

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What is the cause of red eyes and swollen eyelids?

What is the cause of red eyes and swollen eyelids?

Many causes: Dry eye and allergy ANS blepharitis are the most common benign causes. You should be examined by an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Itching around nose and mouth. Clear/pink hard bumps around nose and under eyes. Itchy eyes and flaky skin. also mild sore throat for 2 months. HSV ?

Itching around nose and mouth. Clear/pink hard bumps around nose and under eyes. Itchy eyes and flaky skin. also mild sore throat for 2 months. HSV ?

Exam needed.: HSV is unlikely. The redness/itching/flaking is most consistent with seborrheic dermatitis (especially if scalp is also flaky), but that doesn't explain the chronic sore throat. Let your doctor examine you, and perhaps do a throat culture. ...Read more

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What are the causes of chronic red, bloodshot eyes?

Many: Chronic means there is something persistent and ongoing to continuously cause the redness. Possibilities include allergic exposure, eye dryness and conjunctival inflammation. You might start with over the counter, anti-allergic drops for the eyes. If this fails see your ophthalmologist . I am assuming that your vision is not affected. If it is, seek an ophthalmologist right away. ...Read more

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Does dehydration cause extremely dry eyes that look dull yellow also bumps at the coners of mouth with white around my lips?

Does dehydration cause extremely dry eyes that look dull yellow also bumps at the coners of mouth with white around my lips?

Possibly : These findings could be due to dehydration but could be caused by other issues. If the symptoms do not resolve after proper fluid intake, go see your regular doctor. ...Read more

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Puffy, pink, irritated and itchy eyes. What are the solutions?

Puffy, pink, irritated and itchy eyes. What are the solutions?

Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes the eyes to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, detergents, chemicals, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause itchy eyes. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of extreme dry eyes and dark circles?

What could be the cause of extreme dry eyes and dark circles?

Might be eczema: If you are a person with allergies, asthma, etc it may be due to eczema. Atopic dermatitis can cause dark circles around the eyes and dry eyes to boot (atopic keratoconjunctivitis). Do you have rashes on your body? If so, you may have your answer. I would see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Red tarsal conjunctiva and dry why?

Many possible reason: Tarsal conj is difficult to see on yourself, so are you sure you have the terminology correct? Tarsal conjunctiva is the conjunctiva adjacent to the tarsal plate on the upper lid. It is usually examined by inverting the upper lid. ...Read more

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What causes itchy mouth roof, itchy face, itchy nose, itchy eyes and itchy body also itchy lips all at once? And also mouth ulcer on upper & lower lip

What causes itchy mouth roof, itchy face, itchy nose, itchy eyes and itchy body also itchy lips all at once? And also mouth ulcer on upper & lower lip

Itchy mouth: This is impossible to diagnose accurately without a clinical exam and thorough medical history. It sounds like you have either a viral infection, or an allergic reaction to something ingested or touched to your face. Viral infection usually heals in 7-10 days. To be certain, see your medical doctor for an examination. If it is an allergy, it is very important to learn what you are allergic to. ...Read more

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Red eyes watery and itchey prob cure and cause?

Itchy: Itchiness is due to allergies which can lead to watery eyes. Don't itch, use over the counter allergy eye drops, zaditor (ketotifen) or alloway. Atificial tear drops may also help. ...Read more

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Slight swelling in and around eyes, skin feels swollen dry and itchy, what could be the cause?

Slight swelling in and around eyes, skin feels swollen dry and itchy, what could be the cause?

Allergies: Patients with allergies can develop red and itchy skin around the eyes and on the eyelids from allergies.This skin condition is called allergic dermatitis or allergic eczema. You can use a hypoallergenic cream/lotion: cetaphil or lubriderm and consider contacting your medical doctor about taking allergy pills-such as Claritin (loratadine) or allegra. ...Read more