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What dries up fluid behind eyes?

What dries up fluid behind eyes?

Depends on cause: Fluid behind eyes is usually diagnosed by an md exam and refers to leakage from blood vessel in the back of the eye. These vessels occur in, or beneath the retina. Common causes include diabetes, macular degeneration, central serous retinopathy(csr), and inflammatory conditions. Treatment can be eyedrop or injectable medication or laser depending on the cause. Csr often clears w/o treatment. ...Read more

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What causes fluid behind your eyes?

What causes fluid behind your eyes?

Fluid: Do you mean subretinal fluid or fluid in the eyes: depends on exact location of fluid. ...Read more

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How can I get fluids out from behind eyes?

How can I get fluids out from behind eyes?

Unsure?: What do you mean by fluids behind your eye? Do you have swelling around your eye? You can not drain the fluid because the swelling is inside the tissue. The treatment will be based on underlying cause. You may have allergy or thyroid problem. Please see your eye doc. ...Read more

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I have a fluid like tissue covering the outside corners of my eyes?

I have a fluid like tissue covering the outside corners of my eyes?

Conjunctiva: The conjunctiva covers the white part o your eye. If it looks filmy, it could just be a reflection of dry eyes, or the tissue could be excessive or swollen. You can otc artificial tears 4x/day. If there is no improvement, see you eye md. ...Read more

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My husband has fluid on the outer sides of his eyes..he was exposed to chemicals the other day working..he says it feels puffy ?

My husband has fluid on the outer sides of his eyes..he was exposed to chemicals the other day working..he says it feels puffy ?

Chemical conjunctivi: Probably a minor irritation to the chemical exposure that should resolve. Use cold compresses. See an eye doctor if not better in a few days. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned if IV fluid spilled in my eyes?

Should I be concerned if IV fluid spilled in my eyes?

Probably not: Assuming that the fluid came from a sterile source (directly from the IV fluid bottle or line, and not back flow from a patient), and assuming something was not in the IV fluid other than some sort of saline, it should not be harmful to the eye. Due to differences in the pH and salt content it might be transiently irritating to the eye, but not harmful. Tap water and chlorinated water are worse. ...Read more

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Is it safe to keep taking out the fluids from the eyes?

Is it safe to keep taking out the fluids from the eyes?

See below: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I had an accident where a car battery exploded in my face causing battery fluids to get inside my eyes. Any advice?

I had an accident where a car battery exploded in my face causing battery fluids to get inside my eyes. Any advice?

Irrigation: You should immediately irrigate your eyes with water or any non-toxic fluid, then go to the nearest emergency room for a follow up. They most likely will ask an ophthalmologist to see you the same day for a more thorough examination. Regardless you need to immediately irrigate, irrigate and irrigate your eyes! ...Read more

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Since using a dermaroller under my eyes I have a bag of fluid that won't go away, what can I do?It's been there for a few weeks now?

Since using a dermaroller under my eyes I have a bag of fluid that won't go away, what can I do?It's been there for a few weeks now?

See your eye doctor: You'e going to need a second opinion if it hasn't resolved or swellng gone down in 2 weeks, so this can be evaluated further. It could be a local reaction, or something more. The eye dr. Can look under the slit lamp, to give you recommendations, or treatment. ...Read more

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I have hooded eyes, makes my eyes look swollen and it looks like they're full of fluid. Why? Is there anything I can do to help it? Thank you.

I have hooded eyes, makes my eyes look swollen and it looks like they're full of fluid. Why? Is there anything I can do to help it? Thank you.

Ptosis: Ptosis (http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001018.htm) refers to droopy eyelids. Because there are potentially many causes, you need to see your Ophthalmologist for complete evaluation & then to discussion appropriate treatment options, one of which is blepharoplasty or lid lift, especially if interferes w/vision. ...Read more

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I have I.I.H., C.S.F. pressure getting worse. Ears/head/back, eyes esp. when I look left/right. Hit head, now fluid from outer edges of eyes.

I have I.I.H., C.S.F. pressure getting worse. Ears/head/back, eyes esp. when I look left/right. Hit head, now fluid from outer edges of eyes.

IC hypertension: YOU need to see your neurologist as soon as possible. If you have not consulted a neurosurgeon this should be done . The problem is affected normal function and may be that some meds may help or do you need shunted. See the doc as soon as possible ...Read more

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Thyroid meds causing fluid buildup/bag under eyes. What to do?

Thyroid meds causing fluid buildup/bag under eyes. What to do?

not likely: You don't say what kind of thyroid med you are taking. Thyroid hormone taken for underactive thyroid will not cause swelling around the eyes, but hypothyroidism can. Medications to lower overactive thyroids (methimazole, ptu) also are unlikely to cause eye swelling, but graves disease (the most common cause for hyperthyroidism) can affect the eyes. ...Read more

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For the last two days i've had a headache and pain behind my eyes. My eyes feel as though there's fluid or pressure behind them. Is this a migraine?

For the last two days i've had a headache and pain behind my eyes. My eyes feel as though there's fluid or pressure behind them. Is this a migraine?

Sinus infection: Sinus infection can cause frontal headaches, pressure behind eyes, nasal congestion and post nasal drip. Migraine can cause similar symptoms but usually have associated nause, photophobia, throbbing pain. ...Read more

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I am 47 and I have sever drooping of skin under my brows, above my eyelids. It looks like its full of fluid. Its laying on my eyes what can I do.Help?

I am 47 and I have sever drooping of skin under my brows, above my eyelids. It looks like its full of fluid. Its laying on my eyes what can I do.Help?

Oculoplastic exam: You should see an oculoplastic eye surgeon to evaluate your eyelids and determine if this is excess skin ; fat or something more serious like eyelid swelling (for this they would get labs and possibly an orbital scan to eval). They may recommend blepharoplasty, which is a surgery that removes the excess skin and fat over the eyelids. This can be done to improve vision or for cosmetic reasons. ...Read more

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Could fluid retention around eyes be caused by hormones?

Could fluid retention around eyes be caused by hormones?

Yes: Low thyroid can cause puffiness around the eyes. Other hormones including cortisone and Progesterone can cause edema but not as much around the eyes. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get fluid pockets under your eyes right after eyelid surgery?

Is it normal to get fluid pockets under your eyes right after eyelid surgery?

Yes: After yeylid surgery, specially the lower lid surgery it is common to have pockets of fluid under the eyes. Keeping your head elevated , specially when sleeping, can help a lot. Using warm compresses 2 or 3 times daily also helps. Typically after few days to weeks they all disappear. ...Read more

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Can i get herpes in my eyes by rubbing them a lot if I have a coldsore and go blind? And can I get herpes in other spots with my sexual fluids

Can i get herpes in my eyes by rubbing them a lot if I have a coldsore and go blind? And can I get herpes in other spots with my sexual fluids

Ocular Herpes: Eye herpes is transmitted through contact with another person who is having an outbreak, or through self contact and contamination during an active herpes infection (such as a cold sore of the lip). ...Read more

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I have had fluid filled bags under eyes for the last three weeks and have tried every thing to get rid of but nothing seems to help is this a medical ?

I have had fluid filled bags under eyes for the last three weeks and have tried every thing to get rid of but nothing seems to help is this a medical ?

Perhaps...: Tissue below lower lids r loosest in body, and anything that causes swelling of facial tissue will first be seen under the eyes. If you are a healthy 42 year old, the problems may be an allergy reaction to something in your environment; a state of fatigue because you haven't slept properly for a while; a recent weight gain, where you are retaining water. Try used tea bags? C doc if persists. ...Read more

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My son has muscle eye surgery after his survery he gained fluid in his eyes could this surgery caused this?

My son has muscle eye surgery after his survery he gained fluid in his eyes could this surgery caused this?

Maybe: If the surgery was recent, there maybe swelling or edema present. Follow up with his ophthalmologist. All the best. ...Read more