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Doctor insights on: Heard Desease And Black Eyes

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How long for black eyes to show up?

How long for black eyes to show up?

Few days: Black eyes is basically bruising around the periorbital structures around the eye. Just like bruising anywhere else, you will notice a color change as the hemoglobin (blood) undergoes change to deoxyhemoglobin and then hemosiderin, and so forth. The whole process can take a week or two. ...Read more

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What can cause you to look like you have two black eyes if you haven't been hit. ?

What can cause you to look like you have two black eyes if you haven't been hit. ?

Black eyes: There are many possibilites. Can be hereditary, allergies, sun exposure, puffy eye lids casting shadows, eczema, hormonal imbalances, fatigue and more. Often comes on with aging. Best to see your doctor for an examination to determine the cause and receive proper treatment. ...Read more

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I am going to have some chalizons removed next week. Will they leave me with black eyes?

I am going to have some chalizons removed next week. Will they leave me with black eyes?

Usually not: These cystic structures in the lid are removed from the inside of the lid with a special clamp to control bleeding. When bleeding occurs, it is inside the lid draining to the outside rather than staining the lid tissue. So a bruised eyelid is not common and actually most commonly is caused by the inadvertent hitting of a vein during the injection of the local anesthesia. ...Read more

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Two nasty black eyes and bump, what to do?

Two nasty black eyes and bump, what to do?

Go to ER: Two black eyes is a sign of a basilar skull fracture. Go to the nearest emergency department for evaluation. Go now! ...Read more

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How come black eyes don't cause permanent eye color changes?

How come black eyes don't cause permanent eye color changes?

The darkness of: Skin around the eyes that comes from bruising is eventually absorbed back into the body. ...Read more

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My eyes full of eyebugs. It looks like black eye please help me?

My eyes full of eyebugs. It looks like black eye please help me?

Floaters: I am guessing that you are seeing a lot of floating objects in the viewpoint. At your age it could be bleeding (are you a diabetic?) or a disturbance of the retina such as a detachment. You should see an ophthalmologist right away and get this evaluated. ...Read more

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How long will it take for black eyes to form after getting hit between the eyes with baseball?

1-3 Days: It depends how hard you were hit and how bleeding occurred under the skin. It will then turn yellow-grey and be gone in about 5-7 days. ...Read more

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After the black eyes, im in the fourth month and there is still dark discoloration there, im using hirudoid cream, but is not working, what I do?

After the black eyes, im in the fourth month and there is still dark discoloration there, im using hirudoid cream, but is not working, what I do?

Pigment changes: Increased intensity of skin pigment during pregnancy, called chloasma, is very common. It often occurs on the nipples, the inside of the thighs, the face and along the line from belly button to pubic bone. Sun exposure can make it look darker. It will go away after childbirth. It's not necessary to treat it but you could use a cosmetic concealer if you want it to be less noticeable. ...Read more

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How to report bruising on ribs and black eyes?

How to report bruising on ribs and black eyes?

Bruising: A little unclear as to where you are going with this question. Certainly one can suspect spousal or parental abuse but there could be a history of trauma or recent cosmetic surgery that may relate to this finding. ...Read more

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Can trauma in mva cause black eyes?

Can trauma in mva cause black eyes?

Frequently: If the eyes are hit in a way that the tissues around them bruise, then you will get "black eyes". This is fairly common. ...Read more

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What vitamins can I take to reduce black eyes?

What vitamins can I take to reduce black eyes?

None: Unfortunately vitamins will not change the appearance of the skin under your eyes. The most common cause of dark rings under the eyes are allergies. The appearance comes from the venous complex just under the skin in the lower orbit. ...Read more

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Is it okay to have blood in your eyes if you have a black eye?

Is it okay to have blood in your eyes if you have a black eye?

Depends on the cause: If the eye is hit hard enough to bruise the eyelids (causing a black eye), it could be hard enough to cause the surface vessels of the eyeball to break. Any hit hard enough to do this should be evaluated by an eye doctor. ...Read more

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I have 2 black eyes that started 3 months ago after an extended period of stress. I was not hit?

I have 2 black eyes that started 3 months ago after an extended period of stress. I was not hit?

Racoon eyes: Should be evaluated by a Doctor. We need to rule out trauma, fractures like basilar skull or anterior cranial fossa, tumors like brain cancer neuroblastoma and or blood cancers like Leukemia, Amyloidosis, really bad allergies or are these just dark skin around the eyes? ...Read more

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I want to lighten the color of my eye as I have extremely near black eyes, I just want a few shades lighter, what are my options?

I want to lighten the color of my eye as I have extremely near black eyes, I just want a few shades lighter, what are my options?

Contact lenses: Your eye color is genetically determined. Changing it is not possible. A procedure to implant a contact lens to cover up the iris color and therefore giving your eye color a new look is possibe, but with not insignificant risk. I don't recommend this procedure. It is much safer to try colored contact lenses fitted by a professional. ...Read more

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I was hit in between the eyes with a baseball. There is some redness and swelling but I'm being told to expect two black eyes. True?

Yes: The blood from the injury will pass through the tissue around your upper nose and collect in the tissue under each eye. ...Read more

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Why do my eyes water when I bend over? Not only does it water but my right eye feels like something is about to fall out. I also had a black eye almos

Why do my eyes water when I bend over? Not only does it water but my right eye feels like something is about to fall out. I also had a black eye almos

Need more informatio: Will need to know more information. Your ophthalmologist can help clarify if you make an increased amount of tears. The answer needs to be integrated with your total Health information. It would be best to discuss this with your physician and see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Specialist wants remove several Hidrocystoma around my eyes, I am scared, said I would have stitches and black eye. This safe? Heal time?

Specialist wants remove several Hidrocystoma around my eyes, I am scared, said I would have stitches and black eye. This safe? Heal time?

Eyelid cyst: Eyelid cyst removal is commonly performed with very low risk. If you don't scar with keloids you should do great. Sutures are usually removed in 5-7 days or are absorbable if cannot get them removed. Avoid ibuprofen, aspirin, blood thinners to decrease risk of "black eye" which is usually limited. ...Read more

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I have had dark circles under both eyes since I was a child, but my right eye is significantly darker. I look like I have a black eye. Why is that?

I have had dark circles under both eyes since I was a child, but my right eye is significantly darker. I look like I have a black eye. Why is that?

Allergic shiners: You may have nasal allergies which gives you a stuffy nose. Your blood tends to stagnate around your nose. Thebolood shimmering through your fine skin will give you the appearance of having lack eyes. ...Read more

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Hi, I broke my nose 5weeks ago and it left me with a black eye after the nose healed, but I still have black marks under my eyes. What does this mean?

Hi, I broke my nose 5weeks ago and it left me with a black eye after the nose healed, but I still have black marks under my eyes. What does this mean?

Dark circles: Found on the periorbital area (the skin surrounding the eye) is primarily caused by capillary leakage & permeability, red blood cells leak and stain the skin leaving a darker pigmented appearance. This normally resolved without medical intervention. ...Read more

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Sometimes when my toddler has a cold or is sleep deprived he gets what looks like a black eye under one of his eyes. What is it and should I be concerned? He does not seem bothered by it, but it just looks awful.

Sometimes when my toddler has a cold or is sleep deprived he gets what looks like a black eye under one of his eyes. What is it and should I be concerned? He does not seem bothered by it, but it just looks awful.

Blood vessels: The tiny blood vessels under your eye can become congested during an infection or from lack of sleep. The thin skin under the eyes reveals the blood vessels below the skin and causes the area to have a dark or bruised appearance. ...Read more

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Is it possible I could be anemic although it didn't show up on blood test? I've always been very tired and had blotchy transparent skin & black eyes.

Iron poor blood?: Generally in order to have symptoms from anemia you must have real anemia - a low red blood cell count. However, there are some people who feel better when they take iron despite demonstrable deficiency. It certainly won't hurt to do a brief trial of iron supplementation and see if you feel better. Iron 325 mg each day. ...Read more

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My sons football coach said that my son broke his nose and that he had to put it back in place, but my son did get any black eyes just a slight bruise?

My sons football coach said that my son broke his nose and that he had to put it back in place, but my son did get any black eyes just a slight bruise?

See a doctor: The coach may be right that your son's nose was broken. Even with minimal bruising and the nose apparently now well aligned, a deformity could result as it heals. Don't mess around with this, and for sure don't rely on the coach's word. Get your son to a doctor. ...Read more

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Causes of yellow skin around eyes, like a black eye but color yellow. Eyes white, no yellow skin anywhere else.

Causes of yellow skin around eyes, like a black eye but color yellow. Eyes white, no yellow skin anywhere else.

Xanthelasma: Sounds like xanthelasma. This is benign, and can be surgically removed for cosmetic reasons. ...Read more

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Applied neosporin near eye for cut, unknowingly infected the skin around eyes from wearing glasses, infection gone but now discolor like black eye?

Applied neosporin near eye for cut, unknowingly infected the skin around eyes from wearing glasses, infection gone but now discolor like black eye?

Time line?: There may have been some pressure as well as the cut which would cause bruising? If it is not resolving or there are signs of infection, see your doctor. Make sure the ointment is for eyes and there is no foreign body present. All the best. ...Read more

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3d ago hit my temple very hard while intoxicated, didn’t lose consciousness, now having tinnitus and some dizziness with anxiety. PEARL. No black eyes?

3d ago hit my temple very hard while intoxicated, didn’t lose consciousness, now having tinnitus and some dizziness with anxiety. PEARL. No black eyes?

Immediate exam: You need an immediate exam at an Emergi Center to determine any damage which you may have sustained from the trauma and what treatment is appropriate. The sooner you are properly diagnosed and treated the better your chances for recovery will be. If you are in distress call 911. Otherwise have someone drive you to an Emergi Center immediately! ...Read more