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Hi, I want to know the procedure opticians apply at the hospital, while removing a contact lens stuck under the eylid?
Good technique: When this happens, apply a drop or two of ordinary tear replacement to the eye and then pull lightly on the upper lid on its outside and have the patient look inwards and down. Almost always this will cause the lens to slowly march out of its recess and appear in the open space of the eye for removal. ...Read more
I have itchy bumps on my eelids at the lashline (upper lids). I think it's from makeup from a cosmetics store... Is there anything I can put on it?
My eylids become flaky, red and swollen, it happens only a few times a month and I'm wondering if it has something to do with hormones or my menstral?
No: Nothing to do with either. Could be allergies or irritant in the air however. ...Read more
I'm on gabapentin since july I think its making my anxiety worse+my eylid is twitching sometimes.and I've been getting angry.can that be from the gaba?
Ujnlikely: Anxiety and anger might be a mood disorder. Go over your sleeping history, appetite, exercise, and spells of overly abundent anergy and being down so low that you didn't want to get out of bed in the morning. There are other medications that he might want to use. YOu did not tell me why you are on gabapentin. Tegretol or depakote might help you but talk to your doctor. ...Read more
This week had pain behind left eylid for 3 days. Didn't go to eye doc cause been 2x this year(dialited) and inside is fine. Docs keep saying allergies?
No: Allergies usually cause itching and not pain. You need to see an eye doctor. ...Read more
Issue with eye. Room I'm in is dark but other room is lit. After starin in other room, closed eyes, woke up but before I went bk to sleep, saw 2 dots it looked multicolored in right eye. Now inner eylid ached a bit afterwards. Have anxiety. Idea?
Eye strain: Just eye strain and trying to adjust to different lighting ...Read more
I had an allergic reaction to aspirin and my eylids and lips swole. What can I do to reduce the swelling if my eyelids. I took benadryl (diphenhydramine)?
I had asked regarding MMR vaccine to a pregnant woman before knowing she is pregnant. Dr Freguson told that its just theorotical risk.
What's is the possibility of diagnosis if the virus cross the placenta?
That your physician answered that transmission of the attenuated (vaccine) Rubella virus across the placenta AND causing fetal abnormalities was "ON PAPER"=THEORETICALLY POSSIBLE! I am UNAWARE of any PROVEN cases where a child was born with RUBELLA induced abnormalities.!
ANY concerna about fetal health may be addressed by ultrasound, and amniocentesis!
Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more