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What is it? I have eyelid swelling and eyelid pain.

What is it? I have eyelid swelling and eyelid pain.

? conjunctivitis: which is inflammation of the inner lining of the eyelids and the cover of the white of the eye, you need to see your doctor asap, for evaluation and probably antibiotic prescriptions, drops or tablets, good luck ...Read more

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What can cause left eyelid pain?

What can cause left eyelid pain?

Anything!: Most common is usually dry eye syndrome. So see your eye doctor if this persists more than a day, and you've tried using lubricating tears without preservatives. If no improvement, then it's time to get a full eye exam done. ...Read more

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I am experiencing eyelid pain. It is hurting under my eyelid and there is a bump towards the end of my lash line. It is tender blinking/touching ?

I am experiencing  eyelid pain. It is hurting under my eyelid and there is a bump towards the end of my lash line. It is tender blinking/touching

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Stye?: As often as is convenient place a warm moist towel over the area and gently massage it. Most will go away. If it does not you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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I am experiencing swollen eyelid and eyelid pain. There is a white bump on the inside of my eye. Not visible unless I lift up my eyelid. The following also describe me: Eye pain, Eye swelling, and Sensation of something in eye...

I am experiencing swollen eyelid and eyelid pain. There is a white bump on the inside of my eye. Not visible unless I lift up my eyelid. The following also describe me: Eye pain, Eye swelling, and Sensation of something in eye...

Probably a stye: Difficult to say for sure, especially without a photo, but it sounds like a stye. It occurs when one of the oil glands in your eyelid gets clogged and infected. You should apply warm heat to the eyes at least twice a day with gentle massaging downwards to help the blockage open and drain. Antibiotic/steroid combo drops help too but you'll need to see a eye doctor for the prescription. ...Read more

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Right eyelid pain and inflammation.. What could the cause be? No discharge or Vision problems

Right eyelid pain and inflammation.. What could the cause be? No discharge or Vision problems

Couple options: You could have a chalazion (stye) in the eyelid, you could have blepharitis (eyelash inflammation) or you could have cellulitis (infection) in the eyelid. See your doctor or urgent care to determine what is going on. ...Read more

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What can cause eye/eyelid pain of the left eye and a feeling as if the eye is going to close? My boyfriend has felt this on and off for months.

What can cause eye/eyelid pain of the left eye and a feeling as if the eye is going to close? My boyfriend has felt this on and off for months.

Eye & eyelid pain: and weakness requires a trip to the eye doctor for proper diagnosis. Nerve or muscle issues may be at the root of this. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can you use a viral culture on ocular HSV that does not show dendrites or lesions in the fluorescein blue-light test, presenting with eyelid pain?

Can you use a viral culture on ocular HSV that does not show dendrites or lesions in the fluorescein blue-light test, presenting with eyelid pain?

Yes: I am slightly confused by the question but it sounds like you want to know if such a clinical presentation can be cultured to see if HSV is present. That is certainly possible if the culture is taken prior to any treatment having been given. ...Read more

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22 yo female, random muscle twitches mostly in legs, but in eyelids and arms as well. Intermittent mild pain in legs as well. What could cause this?

22 yo female, random muscle twitches mostly in legs, but in eyelids and arms as well. Intermittent mild pain in legs as well. What could cause this?

Need 2 have baseline: lab tests done to see if you are nutritionally depleted & evaluate UR food intake, or possible food allergies. Eyelid twitching is benign (myokymia)& a result of fatigue. So are you sleeping enough? You seem to have bowel issues - taking mag.citrate, fleets enema, and no appetite and diarrhea. This is huge! Work with an integrative doctor and get your electrolytes balanced!Affecting UR whole body! ...Read more

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I have intermittent, ingrown lower eye lashes. What could it be?

I have intermittent, ingrown lower eye lashes. What could it be?

Plucking is OK: If it is a rare thing plucking is ok. But if it is a common occurrence is you eye doctor. ...Read more

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Starting today,I have intermittent sharp pinching pains on the left side of my head in the front-top area. My eye watered earlier. Is this serious ?

Starting today,I have intermittent sharp pinching pains on the left side of my head in the front-top area. My eye watered earlier. Is this serious ?

Texting too much: As we evolve in technology we are finding new ailments. Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs from too much typing on the keyboard all day. Now many of us are getting sore thumbs, eye strain, headaches, etc. make sure to eat well, get rest, turn off the phone at 8 PM. Check mail 1/day. Walk and exercise. Eat mostly colorful vegetables. ...Read more

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I have been getting headache twangs above left eye for past two weeks. It is intermittent and sometimes moves to top of head on opposite side.

I have been getting headache twangs above left eye for past two weeks. It is intermittent and sometimes moves to top of head on opposite side.

We can't diagnose: this with the available info. Don't know severity or accompanying symptoms. But, if significant in intensity, medical assessment may help to get to the bottom of this. Take care. ...Read more

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Black wavy lines corner of right eye intermittent no pain just annoying?

Black wavy lines corner of right eye intermittent no pain just annoying?

Could be floaters: but really sounds like Scotoma ; an alteration in part of your field of vision.Some Migraines are preceded by this symptom.Best to see your eye doctor for a check to make sure it's nothing more serious. ...Read more

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I have intermittant pain in my eye that feels similiar to a scratched cornea-no visual disturbance. What could this be a symptom of?

I have intermittant pain in my eye that feels similiar to a scratched cornea-no visual disturbance. What could this be a symptom of?

See an eye doctor: It could be dry eye, a scratched cornea, a foriegn body in the eye, or possibly an infection. If you've had a scratched cornea in that same eye before, sometimes the area of old injury can intermittantly open back up to give a similar foreign body sensation. ...Read more

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Intermittent slight pain left eye when lying down. A little watery. Comes and goes. No blurring or spots. Possibilities?

Intermittent slight pain left eye when lying down. A little watery. Comes and goes.  No blurring or spots.  Possibilities?

Dry eyes: There are many possibilities, but the most likely is dry eyes. Excessive tearing and pain or two very common symptoms of dry eyes. You can try otc artificial tears 4x/day as a trial, but it is best to just see your eye md for definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have recently developed severe intermittent headaches behind my left eye that radiates across my temple. They come often and last less than 10 secs.

I have recently developed severe intermittent headaches behind my left eye that radiates across my temple. They come often and last less than 10 secs.

Headaches could: arise from numerous factors such as high blood pressure, eye problems especially in diabetics, migraines or sinusitis. Only your primary care doc can decide on what the specific cause is. Get well. ...Read more

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I'm 27 yr old female.Lately i've had intermittent tinted red or blue vision which can occur in either eye, sometimes complete blindness. Is it serious?

I'm 27 yr old female.Lately i've had intermittent tinted red or blue vision which can occur in either eye, sometimes complete blindness. Is it serious?

Black out of vision?: A complete black out of vision is dangerous and requires an immediate exam by and eyemd or neuro-eyemd asap. A change in the color of your vision can also suggest some vascular (blood vessel) change in your optic nerve or retina. See an eyemd asap. ...Read more

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