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I am currently experiencing pain in the inner corner of my left eye. No redness, itchiness or visible swelling but it feels bruised. Pain in eyeball?

I am currently experiencing pain in the inner corner of my left eye. No redness, itchiness or visible swelling but it feels bruised.  Pain in eyeball?

Meibomian gland: Consult with us to see if one of the small Meibomian glands is clogged and a likely cause of such symptoms. See eyedoc2020@blogspot.com for more details. ...Read more

Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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Swelling/possibly inflamming of the inner-frontal wall of my vagina, with nessersarily no pain/ itchiness. A few days after my period finished I noticed the frontal wall of my vagina had begun to swell. There is no pain involved, however (I am not having

Swelling/possibly inflamming of the inner-frontal wall of my vagina, with nessersarily no pain/ itchiness. A few days after my period finished I noticed the frontal wall of my vagina had begun to swell. There is no pain involved, however (I am not having

If : If you want an explanation, a thorough exam needs to be done. You should never feel "tired of going to the doctors" have you recently used any new feminine products, lubricants, or even condoms. Perhaps you had an allergic reaction. If your symptoms are still present please see a doctor, it is for the best.
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What causes itchy swelling, like hives, only on your joints?

What causes itchy swelling, like hives, only on your joints?

Hives: This suggests that these can still be hives. I would suspect that if it is hives it can be in other sites. Hives occur in sites of pressure which would explain these as well. A dermatologist can clarify this. ...Read more

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Are external hemorroids usually itchy? How long does it take for the swelling to go away?

Are external hemorroids usually itchy? How long does it take for the swelling to go away?

Yes, 2 weeks or more: Yes, external hemorrhoids are usually itchy, but the skin there is very thin and they may bleed. After non-operative management is started (drinking 6-8 glasses of water, eating high fiber diet, avoiding constipation, doing sitz baths), the swelling should start decreasing gradually but should become noticeable at about 2 weeks. ...Read more

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If I'm experiencing swelling/redness/itchiness after receiving a shot, am I having a reaction?

If I'm experiencing swelling/redness/itchiness after receiving a shot, am I having a reaction?

Yes and no: Not a serious reaction. We do not need to worry unless it is an allergic reaction. Allergic reactions cause a more widespread reaction leading to a skin rash or whelps. If the reaction you have does not progress in 24 hours, you can ignore it as minor. ...Read more

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Mosquito (I think) bite swelled really large & hot to the touch. 1wk later swelling is down but area is now covered in small itchy/painful bumps. Bad?

Mosquito (I think) bite swelled really large & hot to the touch. 1wk later swelling is down but area is now covered in small itchy/painful bumps. Bad?

Skeeter syndrome: This is likely from an allergic reaction to mosquito saliva. The treatment is symptomatic-topical anesthetic or NSAID for pain and topical anti-itch agent for itching. If no cellulitis, antibiotic is not indicated. The lesions will eventually subside.
www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mosquito.../con-20032350 ...Read more

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Its itchy & swelling. I have patanol (olopatadine) eyedrops. Should I try them to ease the itchiness?

Its itchy & swelling. I have patanol (olopatadine) eyedrops. Should I try them to ease the itchiness?

Yes: Patanol (olopatadine) is an anti-histamine eye drop that reduces allergy symptoms in the eye. Other treatments: avoid the cause (if possible), anti-histamine pills and allergy shots if it is extreme. ...Read more

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Itchy swelling on my belly button?

Navel: The navel may itch due to yeast infection, contact dermatitis (soaps, lotions or piercings), eczema, hives, and stretching of skin during pregnancy. Bacterial infection is another possible cause. Umbilical hernia can be a reason for ^'ed protrusion. ...Read more

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How can you stop itchiness and swelling of a tick bite?

How can you stop itchiness and swelling of a tick bite?

Remove: First I would make sure the tick is removed. The best way is to grasp with a pair of tweezers and pull straight out. Once out, if the are is red, I would apply a topical steroid cream, Hydrocortisone is available otc. Be on the lookout for a red ring around the tick bite, as this can be a signal that you could have lyme disease from the tick. If you suspect this see your doctor. Dr. Lana long. ...Read more

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How can I stop itchiness and the swelling of a tick bite?

How can I stop itchiness and the swelling of a tick bite?

Local reaction tx: Insect bites should be washed with soap and water. An ice or cold pack may help reduce local swelling. Topical creams, gels and lotions such as those containing calamine or pramoxine decrease itching. Avoid topical anesthetic and antihistamine preparations. ...Read more

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Lately, my gums felt itchy then swelling. My gums grow up and became thick. What was that?

Lately, my gums felt itchy then swelling. My gums grow up and became thick. What was that?

Inflammation: When gums get swollen and itchy it is because there is too much plaque and buildup. Usually they bleed when touched too or when brush and floss. Sounds like it is time to see your favorite dentist for a good check up and cleaning. ...Read more

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Why do I get very itchy and hot ankles and some swelling when standing still! This has been ongoing for a month!?

Itchy, swollen: There may be underlying pathology to your ankle to cause swelling. The itchy may be indirectly related to the swelling and stretching of skin layers, but no directly related to possible underlying pathology. Recommend evaluation by your local podiatrist. ...Read more

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How to cure eyelid swelling, its bad and itchy?

How to cure eyelid swelling, its bad and itchy?

Allergies?: Your description sounds like an allergic reaction. This is treated best with artificial tears, cool compresses to the lids, and topical and/or oral anti-allergy medication. If this does not resolve or worsens, you need to see an eye doctor to ensure proper evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What to do if I have rash, itchy, swelling in face, allergies?

What to do if I have rash, itchy, swelling in face, allergies?

Hives/Angioedema: Symptoms sound like hives/angioedema. Usually hives symptoms occur quickly in response to a trigger. There are a lot of triggers which make the history helpful to identify the cause (which could be avoided as treatment). If new onset, medications & food are often associated, if long term, the list is larger. 2nd generation antihistamines are first line treatments. Allergy consult can help ...Read more

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What could cause itchy spots and lip swelling?

What could cause itchy spots and lip swelling?

Poss allergy: Take note of what you eat that causes it. ...Read more

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Why are the skin areas around my eyes swelling and itchy? Pollen?

Why are the skin areas around my eyes swelling and itchy? Pollen?

Puffy eyes: Eyelid swelling can certainly be due to pollen reaction. However, there are a lot of other problems that can cause swelling/puffiness on the lids. ...Read more

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What allergies cause facial itchiness and swelling of face and eyes?

What allergies cause facial itchiness and swelling of face and eyes?

Many: Swelling of the face and eyes can be from contact with a make up product, hair color etc, but can also be secondary to ingestion of either a medication or food that you are allergic to, so I would see a doctor sooner than later. ...Read more

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My whole body is itchy, but there are no marks, bites, swelling, or welts. What could be wrong?

Dry skin: There are many potential answers to your question. However dry skin is often associated with itching with any rash. Avoid using scented or anti-bacterial soap and apply a good moisturizer all over your body within 3 minutes after bathing. If this doesn't help after a week, see a dermatologist to make sure that nothing more serious may be going on. ...Read more

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Skin swelling up and it's puffy and itchy after I scratched it. But it was just a little bump and not a bug bite?

Skin swelling up and it's puffy and itchy after I scratched it. But it was just a little bump and not a bug bite?

Hives: Swelling and itching of the skin after scratching is usually due to hives (urticaria) -- or more scientifically, "dermatographism." the little bump that started it all could very well have been a bug bite, however. ...Read more

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I am experiencing. My left axillary is quite itchy on a regular basis with no signs of rash or swelling, what could it be?

I am experiencing. My left axillary is quite itchy on a regular basis with no signs of rash or swelling, what could it be?

Multiple possibility: The hairy area armpit usually itch when its wet and sweaty, you can try to remove the hair and see, but definitely not shaving because with hair growth after shaving it can be so itchy, but you need to make sure no change in color (mild rash) to role out fungus infection, also it can be 2/2 antiperspirant deodorant try to change it to mild non -fragrant one good luck ...Read more

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I'm on penicillin, and im kind of itchy. I took it in the past no problem. I feel fine, no swelling just some itching. Am i allergic? Should I stop?

I'm on penicillin, and im kind of itchy. I took it in the past no problem. I feel fine, no swelling just some itching. Am i allergic? Should I stop?

Mild allergy: Many patients get itchy when taking penicillin. This is a common, mild allergic reaction. You are allergic but do not need to stop. If you ever experience wheezing, throat swelling or shortness of breath you should immediately stop penicillin and see a doctor. ...Read more

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Can you tell me which foot diseases are related to inflammation, itchiness, swelling?

Can you tell me which foot diseases are related to inflammation, itchiness, swelling?

If you have: A swollen foot that in and of itself can cause itching. This would also be something that warrants a check up. This box is too small to get into a whole discussion. ...Read more