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Red irritated skin on side of ribs and my breast in same side is dry and irritated... Itchy but painful. Left eye is blood shot as well all same side ?

Red irritated skin on side of ribs and my breast in same side is dry and irritated... Itchy but painful. Left eye is blood shot as well all same side ?

Infection/inflammati: an itchy painful rash can be bacterial, viral or irritative; however you must be examined and treatted, Try to wear loose fitting cotton clothing and call for an appointment to be be examined. ...Read more

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My inner eye on the bottom waterline is swollen and very painful to the touch. t's a little red too and itchy. what could it be?

My inner eye on the bottom waterline is swollen and very painful to the touch. t's a little red too and itchy. what could it be?

Possibly sty: You may have a sty or blocked oil gland of the eyelash (gland of zeiss) that is secondarily inflamed or infected. Try mod. Hot compresses 2-4 times/day for about 10' followed by gentle massage with diluted baby shampoo on a clean washcloth. This should help it resolve in about 7-10 days. If not and persistent or worsening, then an exam is needed to verify the lid lesion. ...Read more

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I woke in the morning and both of my eyes are blood shot red, their very itchy and painful, what can I do to help heal it?

I woke in the morning and both of my eyes are blood shot red, their very itchy and painful, what can I do to help heal it?

Contact lenses??: If you sleep in contact lenses, you may have developed a keratitis and should remove lenses ; seek evaluation. If no lenses could try chilled non preserved otc artificial tears hourly ; otc zaditor (ketotifen) for relief. If symptoms persist or any blurred vision you should seek out care. ...Read more

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My right eye keeps watering , it's not itchy or painful, just annoying, my make up keeps running down my face! is there anything i can do, ?

My right eye keeps watering , it's not itchy or painful, just annoying, my make up keeps running down my face! is there anything i can do, ?

Needs evaluation: You may have a blocked lacrimal drainage canal. The tears bathe the eye, pass to the nasal side of the eye and then go down a plumbing system into the nose. It can sometimes narrow or even get blocked and this can be spontaneous. Check with your ophthalmologist who can evaluate this and see there the blockage is. ...Read more

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Half of mt eye is red, this started roughly 2 weeks ago. At times it starts to get itchy and it becomes painful i also lose vision in my left eye?

Half of mt eye is red, this started roughly 2 weeks ago. At times it starts to get itchy and it becomes painful i also lose vision in my left eye?

Examination: It's time for an exam by an ophthalmologist. Any time a person has concerns about losing vision, it's extremely important to have a comprehensive examination to evaluate & treat the underlying cause(s). Sometimes a very serious condition is present. It also sounds like you may have significant ocular allergies that can be addressed and treated to make you feel better. So make an appointment today. ...Read more

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Got shingles, one eye is itchy and its corner is very painful, how long it lasts? what can I do for the eye pain and itchiness?

Got shingles, one eye is itchy and its corner is very painful, how long it lasts? what can I do for the eye pain and itchiness?

See your doctor: Medications may help shingles but it will usually resolve on its own. One exception is when it is located around the eye. If the eye is involved, it is important to see a Dr. to prevent possible eye damage. ...Read more

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My eyes are red, itchy and painful, I have rashes on my eye lid and under my eyes, i used my friends contacts last night, could that be related?

My eyes are red, itchy and painful, I have rashes on my eye lid and under my eyes, i used my friends contacts last night, could that be related?

See an eye DR: Were the contact lenses fresh or previously used? Bring with you to the dr. Be sure to make it clear that it is emergency. ...Read more

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White mucus like film over white of eye. Not painful. Almost like gel quality and feels like I have an eyelash in my eye. Was itchy at first.

White mucus like film over white of eye. Not painful. Almost like gel quality and feels like I have an eyelash in my eye. Was itchy at first.

Rinse/clean: I suggest clean off any eye discharge using a Q-Tip dipped in a solution of 70% warm water and 30% Baby shampoo or soap. If the discharge continues you may need medical therapy. ...Read more