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Only lower eye lid eye lashes fall and itching red eyes?

Only lower eye lid eye lashes fall and itching red eyes?

Inflammatory: Many causes for this, from autoimmune to inflammatory to malignancy. Would recommend seeing an eyelid specialist for this. ...Read more

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Scratch in eye?

Scratch in eye?

What is cause: Most scratches of the eye have an incident which can be identified as causing it - such as fingernails, branch of a tree, etc. These are generally quite painful but most heal well and quickly with no consequences. If you know the cause and the pain lasts more than 2 days then see an ophthalmologist. If the abrasion occurred spontaneously than you might have it evaluated right away. ...Read more

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Glaucoma eye drop cause dark eye bag?

Glaucoma eye drop cause dark eye bag?

Side effect: Prostaglandin drops can potentially cause increased pigment (darkening around the eye). ...Read more

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Do eye drops for contacts reduce eye redness from bloodshot eyes?

Do eye drops for contacts reduce eye redness from bloodshot eyes?

No: Redness in the eye could be contact lens intolerance, allergy, inflammation, and many other things that no doctor can diagnose without a proper eye exam. Don't let this linger and get an ophthalmologist to examine you. ...Read more

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Eye floaters from serious eye trauma like a fist in the eye?

Eye floaters from serious eye trauma like a fist in the eye?

Can happen: It sounds as if you have had a posterior vitreous detachment. This is a situation where the vitreous(jelly) of the eye detaches (not a retinal detachment), it then "crumples" up leaving dots, spots, strands of blurry vitreous; i.e. The "floater". You should have an exam to ensure the incident did not tear the retina, which could lead to a retinal detachment. Wait one year then consider surgery. ...Read more

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Eye spasm for the past one week. Right eye only, below eye brow ,eye lid area?

Eye spasm for the past one week. Right eye only, below eye brow ,eye lid area?

Several causes: Eyelid twitching is very common, and often occurs from stress, fatigue, lack of sleep, and overuse of stimulants such as caffeine or decongestants. Local eye irritation can also add to this, such as dry eye, allergy, and blepharitis (eyelid infection, inflammation). Eyestrain and excessive reading can contribute. Try reducing the stress/stimulant factors, and get an eye exam for the other causes. ...Read more

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Do all glaucoma eye drops grow eyelashes?

Do all glaucoma eye drops grow eyelashes?

No: Only those drops that fall under the prostaglandin classification have the side effect of growing long lashes. Such drugs go by the trade names of lumigan, travatan z and Xalatan (no generic latanoprost). Latisse (bimatoprost) is Lumigan that is applied to the lashes for the sole purpose of growing long lashes and is a cosmetic form of the medication available by prescription. ...Read more

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Loss of eye sight in one eye?

Loss of eye sight in one eye?

Serious issue: If you had good vision in one eye which is now fading or worse if it suddenly went away, you should see an ophthalmologist for evaluation. The list of possibilities includes things like strokes in the eye, diabetes, optic neuritis, bleeding and infection. Most conditions with loss of one eye are serious and need attention. ...Read more

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Temporary blurry vision with blind spot in right eye?

Temporary blurry vision with blind spot in right eye?

See an eye MD: It might be nothing or something as simple as a migraine. But it also could represent a blocked blood vessel that supplies the eye (almost like a mini stroke). You need to see an ophthalmologist who will determine whether any additional testing is required. ...Read more

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Does every glaucoma eye drops grow lashes?

Does every glaucoma eye drops grow lashes?

No: Only the group of drugs known as prostaglandin analogs which include latanoprost,bimatoprost, travoprost and tafluprost cause eyelash growth and iris pigmentation. Beta blockers, carbonic anhydrase inhibitors,alpha agonists and cholinergic drugs do not. ...Read more

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Blurred vision in right eye and new floaters?

Blurred vision in right eye and new floaters?

See an eye doc ASAP: Any new onset floaters with decreased vision requires a dilated examination with an eye doctor immediately. Though it is often only floaters (a normal change that causes the gel in the back of the eye to develop small cracks), it must be differentiated from a retinal hole, tear or detachment - which all require immediate treatment. See an eye doctor right away. ...Read more

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Only lower eye lid eye lashes fall and itching red eyes. Is this something serious?

Only lower eye lid eye lashes fall and itching red eyes. Is this something serious?

Possibly!: Need more information. Sounds like blepharitis. Possible a skin cancer at the eyelid margin. If both eyes sounds like blepharitis if it is both eyes. Need examination. ...Read more

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Can eye lashes get lost in your eyes?

Can eye lashes get lost in your eyes?

Yes: An eye lash often will get caught in the superior or inferior sulcus, where it may get stuck between the eyelid and eyeball. Occasionally, an eyelash will poke through the conjunctiva into the subconjunctival space and need to be surgically removed. ...Read more

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Fingernail in my eye.

Corneal abrasion: Corneal abrasions can lead to infection and corneal scarring. The only way to diagnose an abrasion is to instill a dye such as flourescin and examination with either a coabalt blue lens or woods lamp. If pain persists you shoud be evaluated by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Whats exophoria in eye?

Whats exophoria in eye?

Drifting: The eyes tend to drift outwards when not focussing on something. Perfectly normal, unless excessive. ...Read more

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Will visine eye drops help with my general eye blurriness?

Will visine eye drops help with my general eye blurriness?

Possibly: If the blurriness is due to dry eye then visine will help. If visine or other ocular lubricants don't help then you should have an exam. ...Read more

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Could eye stye harm vision in anyway?

Very unlikely: Styes are in the lids and even when neglected will not lead to eye changes or vision changes. ...Read more

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What should you do if you get an eye lash in your eye and you can't get it out?

What should you do if you get an eye lash in your eye and you can't get it out?

Wet Q tip: If you wet a Q tip & get it soggy, you can drag it across the eye and the lash should adhere to it. Then just remove it. Don't try it with a dry q tip. If all else fails see a doc. ...Read more

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Is there an easy way to remove a foreign body (eye lash) from my eye?

Is there an easy way to remove a foreign body (eye lash) from my eye?

Flush with water: Although flushing with water may dislodge a foreign body such as an eyelash, if it does not release it, you may need to have it removed by a doctor. Do not attempt using anything to remove it - you risk injury and infection by doing so. ...Read more

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The back of my socket is hurting, I feel like theres an eye lash behind my eye but I don't think there is anything there?

The back of my socket is hurting, I feel like theres an eye lash behind my eye but I don't think there is anything there?

Need more details: Many things can cause discomfort feeling like it is coming behind the socket. You need exam with more complete history. Some possible causes; dry eyes, trichiasis (in-turned eyelash), recurrent corneal erosion, tumor behind eye, thyroid eye disease, orbital inflammatory psue-dotumor, uveitis. You need exam! ...Read more

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How do I get an eye lash out of my eye if it's not wanting to come out?

How do I get an eye lash out of my eye if it's not wanting to come out?

Irrigation : First your eye will water and you can try to blink it out. Usually most foreign bodies will work themselves out this way. Then try using artificial tears or an eye wash to flush or irrigate it out. Finally go see your eye doctor as it may have become stuck on the cornea or under the upper lid. Do not rub the eyes. ...Read more

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Why does it feel like an eye lash is in my eye when I don't have one in my eye?

Dry eye: Your description sounds like dry eye. Initial treatment is frequent artificial tears during the day, ountment at night, warm compresses a few times a day, and omega-3 fatty acid supplements. If no improvement, you should see an eye doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Have an eye lash growing in my eye lid, how could i get it out?

Have an eye lash growing in my eye lid, how could i get it out?

Misdirected lash: This can be pulled out if it is one lash - as many times as you need to. If persistent it can be removed by electrocautery, freezing or surgery. See your ophthalmologist for evaluation and correction. ...Read more

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How could i get an eye lash out of my eye, it went in yesterday with constant pain and now bright red?

Eye cup rinses.: Using an eye cup with warm water is usually the easiedt and most available way to get a foreign object out of your eye. Since your eye is so inflamed, you probably should seek care from a doctor to getit out, treat your inflamed eye and get you some pain relief. ...Read more

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I have eye lid/lash pain around the eye lash area. My eyelids are swollen every day?

I have eye lid/lash pain around the eye lash area. My eyelids are swollen every day?

Blepharitis: This is likely due to blepharitis, a non specific inflammation and overinfection of the eyelash margin. Try cleaning you eyelashes and lids with baby shampoo and warm water. If it persists, follow up with eye doctor for definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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Loosing hair on scalp .Eye brows. Eye lash. Mustash and itching please help me?

Loosing hair on scalp  .Eye brows. Eye lash. Mustash and itching please help me?

Alopecia: You are probably experiencing i alopecia universalis. You may lose all your body hair. There is no known treatment. But to be certain you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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On the top in white area of left eye actually under eye lid). The blood vessel has a wavy pattern. Not prominent or redder than the other blood vessels in eye. Had eye exam 6 mo ago. Contact wearer. Noticed getting eye lash from under top of eye.

On the top in white area of left eye actually under eye lid).  The blood vessel has a wavy pattern.  Not prominent or redder than the other blood vessels in eye.  Had eye exam 6 mo ago. Contact wearer. Noticed getting eye lash from under top of eye.

Don't worry: There are a variety of patterns of the superficial blood vessels over the whites of the eyes. Some are thin, some thick, some straight and some wavy. You have probably observed a normal pattern for you and certainly if there was a problem the eye exam you had 6 months ago would have detected a problem. ...Read more

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Been to eye doc in July & oct. Both said eyes were fine. Now right eyelid twitches thoughout day. Is this eye problem? Eye lashes falling out in eye.

Been to eye doc in July & oct. Both said eyes were fine. Now right eyelid twitches thoughout day. Is this eye problem? Eye lashes falling out in eye.

Myokymia: Not sure why you are losing eyelashes, but the root cause may be triggering what seems to be myokymia, which is usually benign muscular twitching secondary to eyestrain, fatigue, chemical imbalances, etc. Perhaps a dermatologist should check out the eyelash situation. ...Read more

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One white dot at the top of my eye lid near eye lashes and it hurts what can I do to get rid of it ?

One white dot at the top of my eye lid near eye lashes and it hurts what can I do to get rid of it
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Warm compresses: What you are describing sounds like a hard secretion stuck in the opening of a meibomian gland on the eyelid margin. A warm compress and mild pressure should be able to remove it. ...Read more

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Copious amounts of green eye boogers on eye lashes of 4 month old in the morning & during the day. Should I use terramycin?

Copious amounts of green eye boogers on eye lashes of 4 month old in the morning & during the day. Should I use terramycin?

Yes, if: If the antibiotic was prescribed for your baby and not for someone else, then yes you should use it. Your child likely has bacterial conjunctivitis, if the drainage is continuing day and night and needs treatment. But it is essential for babies they have their own medicine prescribed - don't be sharing the family tube or drops. Finally, massage tear ducts many times a day if baby has pink eye. ...Read more