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Doctor insights on: Is It Possible To Completely Roll Your Eyes

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Is it possible to completely roll your eyes?

Is it possible to completely roll your eyes?

No: The eye is not a simple ball; it actually has a long tail (the optic nerve) that tightly attaches it to the brain, as well as 6 muscles that limit movement. These together prevent the eye from rolling more than a cuple of inches in any direction. ...Read more

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What can cause eyes to roll back?

What can cause eyes to roll back?

Bells: Eyes roll back in the head due to something called the bell's phenomenon--it was first noticed by the scottish surgeon, charles bell. It is a normal finding and protects the eye in case of poor lid closure. ...Read more

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When i'm on ecstasy why do my eyes roll back?

Just say no: Ecstasy causes changes in the way your brain sends signals to all different parts of your body. Just say no to drugs! ...Read more

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Does ur eyes really roll backwards when closed? Why is that?

Does ur eyes really roll backwards when closed? Why is that?

Yes: It is a basic reflex everyone has, when the eyelids close, the eyes roll up. You can carefully pull the eyelids of a friend (with their permission) back and see that you see mainly the whites of their eyes (sclera) where the pupil would be if the eye was open voluntarily... The reflex is called bell's phenomenon. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your eyes start to roll when your drunk?

What does it mean when your eyes start to roll when your drunk?

You've had too much!: It usually means you have had enough alcohol that your blood chemicals are fooling your inner ears into thinking that you are spinning. It is past time to stop! ...Read more