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Eye Hurt Blink
Sensation of sharp object in eye, hurts to blink or move eye, becomes watery. Most often 1 eye sometimes both. Eye gtts don't help.
The corner of my left eye hurts to blink or to touch it is not red or swollen but had been like this for two days, it is very painful. What do I do?
See your doctor: Anytime you becomes painful for a prolonged period of time, you need to see a doctor right away. ...Read more
Wouldn't recommend: That. Instead flush out the eye with saline and if not better then see an eye care specialist to examine the ocular surface and under the lids. ...Read more
Clogged oil gland: Possibly a sty. A sty is when an oil gland of the eyelid margin gets clogged and the oil backs up and forming a pocket of stagnant oil and the eyelid becomes inflamed. A hordeolum is the acute phase or beginning stage of a stye, and a chalazion is the chronic phase (where the oil becomes more granular, thick and the skin inflammation resolves, but there is still a bump/nodule in the eyelid). ...Read more
My right eye hurts when I blink my eyes it is like this for 2 days now I also have floaters is this something to be concerned about?
Corneal irriation: Or conjunctival irritation due to a localized abrasion. If you are a contact lens wearer, you must look for infection. I would recommend getting it looked at if not better spontaneously within a day. ...Read more
Stye or pink eye: It is not uncommon to get conjunctivitis, or "pink eye", when you have a cold, as they are often caused by the same virus. If your eye is red and you have discharge, that is likely the problem. You may also have a hordeolum, or "stye" under the lid. Hot compresses are helpful for a stye. Sometimes antibiotic drops are helpful for either of these conditions. ...Read more
Why would my eye hurt every time I blink, would it have to do anything with the previous surgeries I've had on it?
Please make an appointment to see an Eye doctor. If you have previously seen an eye doctor you might consider seeing a different doctor.
Hope all goes well! ...Read more
I wear a contact in my right eye. Today I got a sudden pain in the corner of my lower right eye lid. It hurts to blink. What could be causing this?
Foreign body or: Infection is likely. Remove contact lens. If pain is still present, call an ophthalmologist. ...Read more
Hi, I woke up sunday to find my eye was hurting everytime I blinked and it feels as if its bruised. Like I have been whacked. It sometimes hurts if i?
Probable stye: The early symptom of a stye is discomfort on blinking of the affected lid. If the vision is good, and there is no discharge and the conjunctiva looks normal, then it probably is an early stye. Try using moist heat for 5 minutes, 4-5 times per day to get rid of it. If persistent, see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more
My under eye hurts and as I blink as well. I'm not sick so there's no congestion and my eyes are not red? What's going on?
You should have a doctor look at the eye and also underneath the eyelid where it hurts. The 2 major possibilities from your description are:
1. chalazion: it's sort of like having a pimple but underneath your eyelid (where it rubs the eyeball)
2. could be a scratch on the cornea (clear part of the eye), although this sounds less likely ...Read more
After crying I got a swollen right eye. It hurts when I blink. Is there anything I can do to get swelling down and to make it less painful?
Left eye pain (every blink hurts) diminishes when the right eye is hurting (when infection or direct pressure). Pain of corneal or of central origin?
Please see a doctor: It will be difficult to make a diagnosis without examining. I would recommend you to see a doctor. ...Read more
See your eye doctor: Red eye can be from a number of things that could be inflammatory, infectious, exposure, or a host of other possibilities. So if you have eye pain, it's best to see your eyes specialist as soon as possible, so they can determine the cause by examining you under a slit lamp. Then s/he can put you on appropriate medication/ drops to help relieve the pain. ...Read more
My right eye started to feel very heavy and it hurts just to roll my eyes and blink or touch it it's been going on about almost a week?
See eye doctor: Eye pain can be due to lots of different causes. See an eye doctor immediately. ...Read more
I have had a weird pain behind my left eye for three days only that hurts when I blink. If I blink fast enough it doesn't. Please help.?
If the pain is associated with any redness of your eye or change in vision, I would suggest an Opthalmology appointment right away.
If it seems like eyelid pain, there may be a sty, and your primary physician can check for that. ...Read more
It hurts when I blink my left eye. I've put ice for 2 days. The pain had subsidised a little but it's still equally painful. What is this?
Needs exam: If wearing contacts - stop, need an exam to visiualize what is causing the problems. ...Read more
I woke up with pain in the corner of my eye and not I can't stop aggressively blinking both eyes. It hurts to blink. Help! I had this years ago?
? Foreign body: In your eye, wash your eyes with plain water and see your doctor/ER ...Read more