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My Son Poked Me In My Eye And I Have A Small Circle With Blood Will This Go Away
My son 4 poked himself in the eye today with a small sharp peice of plastic wire no marks or blood, if it penetrated would i know? Would it bleed?
Not neccessarily: I would be be much happier as an ophthalmologist if the child was screaming or complaining. Corneal abrasions hurt. Injuries to the white of the can be painful or not. Penetrating injuries even with a piece of plastic that is described as ""sharp" cause me great concern about potential puncture wounds that can be devastating. The child needs urgent evaluation by a child friendly ophthalmologist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My son poked himself in the eye today with a peice of thin sharp plastic wire, no blood or swelling that i can notice, should I be worried?
My son has a pin head sized raised red dot on his scrotum. He is 3 months old. It is not a tick. What is it? I think it has always been there. It was a little flatter before. Still very small though, like a red poppy seed. It seems to be a blood blis
Allergies: Have you tried anti- histaminics ( systemic) and topical steroids ( nasal). Ask your pediatrician. This combination works for most of my patients with similar issues. If nose bleeds persist despite above therapy for two weeks; then need to work up for hematologist disorder as well as ENT for a bleeder in nose. ...Read more
My 2 month old son had bleeding in the head with blood in the layer of his eyes, what would be the recommendations of what to look for?
Head trauma?: We need more history about cause of bleeding to give educated advise. If your baby was sen at an ED recently and made a diagnosis based on tests, please follow the doctor's advice re follow up and get your regular pediatrician, if different, see the baby ASAP. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer