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What is the definition or description of: Discharge in eyes?

What is the definition or description of: Discharge in eyes?

Discharge: Discharge can be clear, and watery, mudoid, or purulent. Each has a different diagosis and has different symptoms associated with the discharge. If this is your peoblem see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more


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Just got a yellow discharge in eyes. I think it is conjunctivitis. What else could it be?

Just got a yellow discharge in eyes. I think it is conjunctivitis. What else could it be?

Yellow discharge: Could be conjunctivitis (viral if recent cold & a lot of eye itching) or due to a dry or unstable tear film can be from clogged meibomian glands, demodex, staph on lashes; rarely from immune issue. See eyedoc2020@blogspot. Com "lid hygiene" on how to use warm compresses, diluted tea tree oil wiping, & artificial tears to naturally help relieve sx. May need Rx from eyeMD for antibiotic ...Read more

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Pollen allergies causing itching, yellow stringy discharge in eyes. Should I wait a month to see what happens?

Pollen allergies causing itching, yellow stringy discharge in eyes. Should I wait a month to see what happens?

No! See Eye MD now.: There is no longer any need to suffer with ocular allergy symptoms. There are at least three really effective eye drops on the market, by prescription from an eye md, that can stop your symptoms in their tracks. With the availability of these meds, no need to wait and suffer. ...Read more

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Help! I have white discharge from the eyes?

Help! I have white discharge from the eyes?

Allergy: White discharge is usually from ocular allergies. Remove the allergen from your environment if you can. Rinse your eyes with water several times per day. If the problem persists, go see your eye MD for possible eye drops. ...Read more

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White discharge from the eyes? How do you know if it's infected?

See your eye doctor.: If you have any sort of discharge from your eyes, regardless of color, it is best to see your eye care professional and have him or her determine whether it is due to an infection or not. It could just be mucus discharge secondary to dry eyes but it is better to be safe than sorry from presuming it is a benign problem when it actually could be more serious. ...Read more

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Do pinkeye symptoms come and go. I have been having white discharge in the morning, just sticky. Eyes feel dry but improve with water.?

Do pinkeye symptoms come and go. I have been having white discharge in the morning, just sticky. Eyes feel dry but improve with water.?

Yes: "pink eye" can be caused by many things from dry eyes, allergies, inflammations, eyelid irritations, viruses, bacteria, malpositioned eyelids, poor blink mechanism, environmental, chemical, etc. These all have varied treatments. Discharge, like mucous, and tearing are protective mechanisms or ways your eyes respond to irritation. Infections produce much thick discharge. Your eyes may just be dry. ...Read more

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Can eye contacts cause red and itchy eyes with white discharge?

Can eye contacts cause red and itchy eyes with white discharge?

Yes, others can too: While this can signify an infection associated with contact lens overwear, a red, itchy eye with whitish discharge is quite consistent with allergies. Cool compressed, artificial tears, otc allergy drops such as zaditor (ketotifen) or alaway or prescription drops such as Pataday are all effective means of treating this. ...Read more

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9 months old baby has nose block. What to do. Eyes is covered with white discharge?

9 months old baby has nose block. What to do. Eyes is covered with white discharge?

Nasal congestion: Baby breathing mostly by nose. Your baby needs saline irrigation and suction to clear the nasal passage. Nasal saline spray can help too. For white discharge from both eyes it could be viral, bacterial or allergic origin. Maybe it is worthwhile that the child be seen by the doctor. ...Read more

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9 month old baby has nose block. There is white discharge on Jo's eyes. What to do?

9 month old baby has nose block. There is white discharge on Jo's eyes. What to do?

Duct not patent: Hi Dorothy. Your 9 month old is healthy but like many other kids that come to see ophthalmologists he has a lacrimal duct that is not patent. Usually hand massage and antiobiotic ointment helps open the distal end of this duct that connects the eye to our nose. So surgery is only recommended after child is one years old. Please visit with an Eye MD for specific instruction and complete exam. ...Read more

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Every night my eye ducts form white discharge itch &burns a little. I then splash water on my face & my eyes burn severely & the discharge increases.?

Every night my eye ducts form white discharge itch &burns a little. I then splash water on my face & my eyes burn severely & the discharge increases.?

Burning, itching: Usually means allergies. Thera are some good over the counter allergy eye drops, or simply artificial tear drops may help. ...Read more

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I've had a minor sore throat for the last week or so. Now my eyes are gooping up, a white discharge. What's going on?

I've had a minor sore throat for the last week or so. Now my eyes are gooping up, a white discharge. What's going on?

Possible Pink Eye: Pink eye is usually a viral infection of the conjunctiva. Often times it can cause an upper respiratory infection as well. Since there is not a medicine to kill the virus, treatment is supportive - artificial tears, cool compresses. If the discharge turns yellow, or has a odor to it, that can mean bacterial infection, which requires antibiotic drops. ...Read more

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What is this odorless milky white discharge coming out of my vagina?

What is this odorless milky white discharge coming out of my vagina?

Possible Reasons: When pregnant, vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), clear/watery or white d/c >. ...Read more

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I had unprotected sex today at 1:00am with my boyfriend an now seen milky white discharge should I worry about getting pergnant?

I had unprotected sex today at 1:00am with my boyfriend an now seen milky white discharge should I worry about getting pergnant?

Yes.: Unprotected sex is the kind of sex you have when you are trying to get pregnant. If you don't wan't to be pregnant this is the wrong thing to do. You could avoid the worry by using some form of birth control. ...Read more

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I just had a pee and it was a milky white discharge? Just wondering what it is I've had it a few times before over the past few years

Urethral discharge: What were the exact circumstances? If following a bowel movement, the discharge may be normal semen or genital fluids, due to pressure on the prostate and seminal vesicles. This is an occasional harmless occurence in many men. If the discharge is spontaneous, it suggests an STD (chlamydia, nongonococcal urethritis), but only if at risk for STD. See doc to check it out. Better safe than sorry. ...Read more

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I'm having milky white discharge and my underwear are also wet. I took clomid (3-7) almost a week ago what is the problem? This is also my 2nd cycle.

I'm having milky white discharge and my underwear are also wet. I took clomid (3-7) almost a week ago what is the problem? This is also my 2nd cycle.

Infection?: Any new, abnormal, or unexplained vaginal discharge should be professionally evaluated. Impossible to judge the cause from the information given, but at your age infections, including STDs, always are high on the list of possibilities (if at risk). See your doctor soon. Good luck! ...Read more

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Iv been haveing milky white discharge comeing from my left bob?

Galactorrhea: Is the name of this abnormal milky nipple discharge. An evaluation is needed to diagnose the origin of this symptom. See your doctor ...Read more

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Milky, white discharge which gushes out unexpectedly. Should I be worried?

Milky, white discharge which gushes out unexpectedly. Should I be worried?

Female?: Leukorrhea is a normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.; pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an odor. If you >. ...Read more

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I have milky white discharge no itching or odor is this normal?

White discharge: This is normal and there are a variety of reasons for this the most common question here on healthtap. ...Read more

Discharge In Eyes (Definition)

Discharge can be clear, and watery, mudoid, or purulent. Each has a different diagosis and has different symptoms associated with the discharge. If this is your ...Read more