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Yes: If by "eye pus" you mean discharge from your eye, the most common cause is bacterial buildup and resulting mucus discharge in your tear film. Though this is not a true infection, good eyelid hygiene (warm scrubs with baby shampoo) can clear it up. But thick yellow discharge, especially accompanied with eye swelling and burning, can indicateinfection with a virus or bacteria requiring treatment. ...Read more
My son 2.5yrs,suffering several cough&flu diseases,lately had eye pus.Anaylsis showed Haematocrit 41.1;Lymphocytes 72%.plz advice about his health.
Common: Children of this age group have frequent infections - average 6 times a year. Reason is that children have a developing immune system &have to meet viruses &bacteria to develop immunities. Increased lymphocytes suggest viral Infection. Regular and recommended immunizations help. Daycare attendance, allergies-esp to cow's milk, and more siblings increase these infections. See doc if worried. ...Read more
Dad works as a welder, something fell in his eye and now pus is coming out of it. What could be wrong?
My three week daughter is very congested every since she was born, i feel like its not getting better, her left eye also has pus in it? Is that normal
Swollen or narrow...: She may have swollen and/or very narrow nasal passages, and this makes her breathing sound very noisy and congested. Many babies have this as a result of their faces getting squished during delivery. Try and reduce irritants in the air (smoke, perfumes, odors) and have high humidity level in her environment. The eye sounds like a plugged tear duct, also very common. Have doc show how to massage it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
8 year old daughter had red and swollen eye lid, 24 hours now. NO redness in actual eye, no pus, no itchy/grainy feeling, no pain. What could it be?
Periorbital swelling: While it's reassuring that there is no pain, it is still concerning for periorbital cellulitis - an infection of the tissue around the eye. This needs to be evaluated and likely need antibiotics. Get her into her pediatrician ASAP. If her doc doesn't have weekend hours then go to an urgent care or ED for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My girl 15d old has infection in her face & there is yellow eye pus. Hospital said its herpes simplex & they gave Aciclovir & antibiotic. PLZ advise?
My eye has been hurting for about two weeks. It gets pus in it and my vision has been blurred what can this be?
Urgent Ophtho: The constellation of visual change, eye pain, and apparent pus in the eye can represent dangerous bacterial infections. Rarer but also serious problems, like uveitis, are also possible. Eyes with these symptoms need to be examined promptly at least by a pcp and likely by an ophthalmologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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