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What is the best treatment for cherry red spot in the back of the eyes?

What is the best treatment for cherry red spot in the back of the eyes?

Where: Cherry red spot is a term used in the retina after the central retinal artery occlusion. If some one has this the person needs immediate medical attention by both eye doc and internal med doc. The source for emboli could be carotid or cardiac (heart). The person needs echo cardiogram and carotid doppler. ...Read more

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My son bumped his head on edge of table. Hit behind right ear noticed red spot on right eye 2 hours later. Is a CT necessary ?

My son bumped his head on edge of table. Hit behind right ear noticed red spot on right eye  2 hours later.  Is a CT necessary ?

Can't Tell: Why don't you have him evaluated if you think there is significant trauma to the head? How old is he? Did you see the injury? Could the eye have been struck? Any change in mental status? Minor bumps don't usually require any treatment except for ice or maybe acetaminophen. Anything more significant warrants a proper evaluation ...Read more

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Why do I see a red spot when i close my eyes?

Why do I see a red spot when i close my eyes?

After images: After we close our eyes, especially in brightly lit environments, we will see images of what we were looking at for a short period of time. This is due to the fact that our retinal pigments have been stimulated by the lights and take some time to recover from those lights. You are noticing the residual images from this. ...Read more

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Upon waking or opening my eyes, i see a small transparent red spot in the center of my vision lasting 1-2 seconds. Should i be concerned?

Upon waking or opening my eyes, i see  a small transparent red  spot in  the center of my vision lasting   1-2  seconds. Should i be concerned?

Red spot noticeable: It is not common to see a red spot when you awaken. And if you see any red or pink spots, you should go to your eye doctor and have it examined. Through a dilated fundoscopic examination, they can pinpoint what is causing it, and what needs to be done, or if it just needs to be monitored. Yes, be concerned, and get a second opinion if you need to. ...Read more

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What is the bright red spot on my chin like a little cherry?

What is the bright red spot on my chin like a little cherry?

Red Spot on chin: Without seeing the spot, it is difficult to say exactly what it is. There are a number of possibilities ranging from an inflamed oil gland or hair follicle, rosacea, or an enlarged blood vessel. If it concerns you, then i would recommend having a physician look at it. ...Read more

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I've got a red spot in my eye. What is it?

I've got a red spot in my eye. What is it?

Could be many things: Depends on location, symptoms, color and onset. Need an eye exam to diagnosis for sure. ...Read more

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Should i be worried about a red spot in my eye?

Should i be worried about a red spot in my eye?

Red spot on eye: Take a picture and send it if you can. Most red spots are not dangerous; can be due to: irritation, dryness, allergy; broken blood vessel; pinguecula; pterygium; foreign body; tumor. See your eyemd otherwise to be sure nothing of concern if persists or if have any pain or vision change. ...Read more