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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Swelling In Eyebrow

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Can sinus problems cause swelling above eyebrow? Thank you very much

Can sinus problems cause swelling above eyebrow? Thank you very much

Decongestant: You do have a sinus cavity in that area that might cause the swelling. Try a decongestant to see if it gets better. If not, then see your physician to make sure you don't have an infection that would need antibiotics, or that the swelling is from another cause.

Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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How to reduce swelling cause by head bump?

How to reduce swelling cause by head bump?

Ice pack: Ice pack. Treating the swelling may have cosmetic benefits (short term) but doesn't affect long term results. Ice can also reduce pain. Apply it for no more than 20 minutes at a time.

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Can tinnitis cause a feeling of swelling on the side of the head?

Can tinnitis cause a feeling of swelling on the side of the head?

Certain problems: Certain medical problems, such as menieres syndrome may include one side tinnitus along with a stuffy feeling. Although no outward signs of swelling are evident.

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What can cause swelling on the base of the head on the right side with a raisin size knot located in the middle of the swelling?

What can cause swelling on the base of the head on the right side with a raisin size knot located in the middle of the swelling?

Probably lymph node: Do you have any abnormality in the scalp, even a bad case of dandruff? What you described sounds like result of some inflammation in the scalp and enlarged draining lymph node. Pay attention to scalp hygiene and if it does not resolve in 4-6 weeks, or if it becomes painful, or starts draining, see your doctor.

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Can nerve damage cause swelling in the head and facial area?

Can nerve damage cause swelling in the head and facial area?

CRPS in the Head: When any new symptoms appear, talk with your doctor as soon as possible.

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What causes pain and swelling on the inside corner of my eye?

What causes pain and swelling on the inside corner of my eye?

Need to get checked: There are a number of possible causes of pain and swelling on the inside corner of your eye. These include allergies, dryness and infection. The only way to make a diagnosis is with an eye exam.

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Swelling around eye area caused by bug bite last night. Should I do something?

Swelling around eye area caused by bug bite last night. Should I do something?

Bug bite: Do not scratch or rub the area. You can try otc Cortaid (hydrocortisone) or cortisone 10 but do not get the cottisone in your eyes used twice a day. If no improvement within 2-3 days, see your local dermatologist.

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What causes swelling at the bottom of back of head it's swelled bad on left side of skull?

What causes swelling at the bottom of back of head it's swelled bad on left side of skull?

Cyst or lymph node: Usually this is a sebaceous cyst or an enlarged lymph node. A medical exam is needed to tell. The cyst can be removed. An enlarged lymph node usually gets better with time but sometimes needs an antibiotic.

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What causes eye lid swelling in diabetic patients?

What causes eye lid swelling in diabetic patients?

Same as others: There is no special reason why you are more at risk for eye swelling because of diabetes. There are many causes for lid swelling (allergies, infection, inflammation, drug allergy etc), but we need more details about your health to give you an answer.

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What could cause major swelling behind the left eye?

What could cause major swelling behind the left eye?

Eye swelling: There are many causes for swelling behind an eye. This should be evaluated by an ophthalmologist who will do special testing to give you the appropriate diagnosis.

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What could be the cause of eye pain/swelling/tearing?

What could be the cause of eye pain/swelling/tearing?

See an eye doctor: Pain and swelling are hallmarks of inflammation. It is difficult to differentiate inflammation from eye infections (which are potentially blinding). See an eye doctor immediately. The longer you wait, the more difficult it will be to treat.

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What could cause swelling around both eye orbits? It has just been that last 5 days or so. My husband says I look like a different person.

What could cause swelling around both eye orbits? It has just been that last 5 days or so. My husband says I look like a different person.

Localized: edema like you describe MAY be due to allergy to your EYE MAKEUP!! Just a thought!

Hope it's helpful
BTW There are hypo-allergenic beauty products!

Dr Z

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Can headaches & pains n your head cause brain swelling or cause problems like this. All my test have came back normal but I'm still worried!

Can headaches & pains n your head cause brain swelling or cause problems like this. All my test have came back normal but I'm still worried!

Listen to MD: Brain swelling is an ominous sign, but after being checked by an md should point you in the right direction. Headaches by themselves should not be a reason to be concerned about cerebral swelling. Try to be optimistic, and listen to your md's recommendations.

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Hi I'm 37 yr old female. For the last 12 months I have had a swelling under my right eye. It's like a large fluid pocket. StartedWhat could be the cause?

Bags under eyes: The eye is normally surrounded by fatty tissue--this serves to cushion and protect the eye within the eye socket. Sometimes a little bit of the fatty tissue can protrude out of the eye socket, becoming visible as a bulge near the eye. An exam by an ophthalmologist would distinguish fat protrusion from something more serious.

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What causes red areas below the eye with swelling?

What causes red areas below the eye with swelling?

Red eyelids: There are many causes for red eyelids. They can be due to allergies, infections (e.g. Styes) or merely from your glasses frames.

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What causes tenderness and swelling on head above ear?

What causes tenderness and swelling on head above ear?

Head swelling: The only things I can think of would be trauma and infection. Any history of insect bites? I would apply ice, but if that doesn't help, see a doctor.

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What causes random eye, lip swelling and knotts on forhead?

What causes random eye, lip swelling and knotts on forhead?

See your doctor: You are giving different symptoms that you should have your medical doctor evaluate. You may have a couple issues going on.

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