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Why is there excessive tearing after eye trauma?

Why is there excessive tearing after eye trauma?

Tearing after trauma: The eye tears when it's irritated. This can occur immediately from dirt or a scratch on the surface of the eye. It can be sensitive to light and tear the next day from a bruise of the eye as well. If something is poking the eye like an eyelash the eye can tear. Finally, if the eye is having trouble closing it can dry out and tear. Most often, tearing from trauma is transient. ...Read more

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Is increased tearing seasonal?

Is increased tearing seasonal?

No: Not usually, but it depends on what is causing the tears. Eye allergies may or may not be seasonal (depends what junior's allergic to); but other causes of increased tearing like blocked ducts, vision problems, eye irritation, or glaucoma have nothing to do with seasons. ...Read more

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Does blepharitis cause excessive eye blinking ?

Does blepharitis cause excessive eye blinking ?

Yes: It is an irritation of your eyelid, so your body tries to wash it away by blinking and often tearing. ...Read more

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What causes frequent excessive urination?

What causes frequent excessive urination?

Excessive urination: There are a number of causes for excessive urination. You must discuss this soon with your doctor. Hope all goes well. ...Read more

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Excessive tearing after eye trauma from piece of rock or dirt in it?

Excessive tearing after eye trauma from piece of rock or dirt in it?

Could be serious: A foreign body in the eye or eye trauma such as a scratch from a foreign object can produce tearing. You need to see your eye doctor right away to treat this problem and determine the extent of the injury. ...Read more

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What hormone causes constant excessive hunger?

What hormone causes constant excessive hunger?

Hunger: Many hormones can cause excessive hunger - some with weight gain as in excess adrenal hormones and some with weight loss as in severe hyperthyroidism. Are you gaining or losing weight? Either way you need to see your doctor soon. ...Read more

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What causes excessive thirst, weight loss, dry mouth, fatigue?

What causes excessive thirst, weight loss, dry mouth, fatigue?

Could be diabetes: - with the classic "three "p"s present. Polydipsia, polyphagia, polyuria. Do you have a an appetite and consume large quantities of food and still are losing weight? Are you urinating very frequently? Of course other conditions can cause xerostomia, weight loss, and fatigue. So the best approach is to see a pcp and have a workup. ...Read more

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Treatment of excessive mouth watering?

Treatment of excessive mouth watering?

Medications: If you also have excessive sweating you may have a condition where the autonomic nervous system is over active and many of the secretory glands are working excessively. There are relatively safe medicines with modest side effects to control the condition.. Diagnosis must preceed treatment. ...Read more

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What causes excessive yawning?

Check this out.: Check out this article for 4 good theories: http://science.Howstuffworks.Com/life/inside-the-mind/human-brain/question572.Htm. ...Read more

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How long does increased tearing associated with blocked tear duct last?

How long does increased tearing associated with blocked tear duct last?

As long as block is+: As long as the bloch is there , there is increased tearing otherwise called crocodile tears or ephiphora in medical term as there is tearing without emotional element causing it. Surgery consultation and options suggested by the eye surgeon are the solutions. ...Read more

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Would crying excessively cause a breakdown?

Would crying excessively cause a breakdown?

Crying is a symptom.: Crying excessively won't cause a 'nervous breakdown', but it could be a symptom of a 'nervous breakdown'. If there is no underlying reason (i.e., loss of a loved one) for the crying, it's best to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Can excessive masturbation cause rectal spasm??

Can excessive masturbation cause rectal spasm??

No: There are some yoga techniques or Kegel exercise programs for men that allegedly improves prostate health. Rectal spasm may be a sign of prostatitis ...Read more

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Clotting times and excessive bruising, what causes this?

Clotting times and excessive bruising, what causes this?

Discussdiscuss: Discuss this with your doctor. Usually when clotting time increases you have more bruising. ...Read more

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Is excessive popping or cracking of the bones dangerous?

Is excessive popping or cracking of the bones dangerous?

Crack back: If done as habit, not under supervision such as physical therapy, or if have back problems, not advised. ...Read more