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Eyelashes Curling Down
Eyelashes: Eyelashes can curl mildly or more significantly. There is nothing specific about health conditions that will affect this. Your upper eyelid lashes can curl downward due to eyelid aging changes. The main issue with lashes can occur when the lashes grow toward the eye. Then they can rub up against the eye and cause a lot of irritation. This is called trichiasis. ...Read more
Happens.: Eyelashes may at times have a mind of their own! ...Read more
Sounds like you: Have a conjuctival concretion. This is a small, hard, yellowish-white calcified matter, superficially buried beneath the inside skin of the eyelid. They are generally asymptomatic, but at times can cause eye irritation and foreign body sensation. If bothersome they can be easily removed. Otherwise they are just monitored. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I have 2-3 eyelashes that grow down and are bothersome. They irritate my eyes. Can I stop them from growing like that?
Trichiasis: Trichiasis is a common eyelid abnormality in which the eyelashes are misdirected and grow inwards toward the eye. They can rub against different parts of the eye which, understandably, is irritating. It can be caused by an eye infection, inflammation of the eyelid, autoimmune conditions or trauma. You can't stop it but offending eyelashes can be removed sometimes with surgery. See your Eye Doctor. ...Read more
My 2yr old had an ingrown eyelash on her upper lid, I pulled it a few days ago but its still a hard bump. Should I wait to see if it goes down?
No problem: The eye has to deal with eyelashes falling into the eye all of the time as a normal process. Lashes soften in the outer eye when moistened by tears and will mot cause any problem. The eye will get rid of your lash nicely. ...Read more
Is it bad if eyelashes get in your eye and you can't get them out and they slide down around your eye?
Tears: Try tears to wash them out.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have one lash that keeps poking my eye irritating it and have eye lids that hang down. At times I see my eyelashes?
When eyebrows goes up the right eyebrow goes higher, when I eat myright eye eyelash moves up and down little bit. Sometimes nerve pain behind right eye?
Benign condition: Pain behind the eye could be sinus problems esp: ethmoid sinus ...Read more
Maybe vertigo: A condition of vertigo is the sensation of movement when you are not moving. A common cause is peripheral vertigo, which can occur spontaneously and cause just this symptom. Perhaps you could give more information. These symptoms may be episodic, and they may feel worse when you move your head (up or down, or turn from side to side). ...Read more
So much more info as well as an exam is needed to make any sort of diagnosis. The internet is a great place to learn new things, but not really to be diagnosed for major medical problems. Weakness of neck muscles could be so many things, including myasthenia gravis.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/myasthenia-gravis/ds00375/dsection=symptoms. ...Read more
Vertigo: There is a known entity called benign positional vertigo which manifests itself with feeling dizzy when changing positions. Nausea and occasional vomiting can be present as well. However, based on your limited description it is hard to tell whether this is what it is or something else. I would schedule an appointment with a doc. Meanwhile, read about epley maneuver and try it and see it works. ...Read more
Lightheadedness: May be ear or vestibular issues labyrinthitis / neuritis/ otolith dysfunction a variant of vertigo (which is usually exprienced on standing), rarely acoustic neuroma or other brain/ carotid (stenosis/dissection), neck compression (check thyroid) issues There are exercises that can be done for vertigo like Eply maneuver/ Brandt - Daroff. F/u/ w/ ENT. ...Read more
Donot stay too --: Donot stay for too long? Probably too much blood flow and flushing. ...Read more
Go to the ER: Please take the baby to the er to be evaluated. The cut may need to be sutured and the baby should be examined to look for a more serious head injury. ...Read more
Vertigo - BPPV: If you have the sensation of the room spinning when you lie back, get up, or move your head suddenly, it sounds like you may have benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. There are many other causes of vertigo, and your provider can perform a simple maneuver in his office to see if you indeed have bbpv. Bppv is caused by an inner ear condition which is usually easily corrected. ...Read more
Orthostatic decrease of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) pressure thus leads to compensatory dilatation of pain sensitive intracranial venous structures which in turn causes orthostatic headache and facial pain/pressure.
Rec. See a pain management or orofacial pain specialist for comprehensive evaluation. ...Read more
Please clarify: What does it feel like when you don't press down on your head? ...Read more
Thyroid: The thyroid gland can cause that, check with your doctor to see if it is enlarged. ...Read more
Not clear: You have not mentioned where you feel the pressure. If you have some pain in the face or in the forehead this could be a sinus infection. Would not rely on this however and would see your doc ...Read more
I slipped down the stairs. 6 steps and banged head on stairs. Hurts on the right side of my head?
Head trauma: Can result in head pain (from the direct blow) or even from injury to the cervical spine. You need to be on the look out for signs and symptoms of TBI and seek medical assistance if you have a personality change, disturbed sleep, lethargy, seizures, confusion, disorientation, difficulty with thinking, concentration, ability to do calculations or change in vision or other senses. Sorry you slipped ...Read more
I bumped my head from hitting it on a wooden shelf. What do I need to do to get the swelling to go down?
When I bite down on my right side, I get a sharp pain in the right back side of my head. What could this be?
TMJ pain: The pain probably originates in the temporomandibular joint. A issue with a tooth could also be the cause. Ask your dentist to evaluate the problem. ...Read more