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Sudden swelling of undereye bags accompanied with itching?

Sudden swelling of undereye bags accompanied with itching?

Allergic reaction: Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and seek immediate medical attention: do not ignore these symptoms. ...Read more

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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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Swollen upper eyelid near eyebrow. Burning itchy eye.no redness to eye. Some tearing?

Swollen upper eyelid near eyebrow. Burning itchy eye.no redness to eye. Some tearing?

Swelling: Swelling of the lids can be caused by several things.You need to see an ophthalmologist to determine the cause and institute treatment. ...Read more

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Light swelling between eyebrow and upper eyelid after waking up. No pain or no eye redness?

Light swelling between eyebrow and upper eyelid after waking up. No pain or no eye redness?

Might be normal.: When you wake up is not uncommon to have some facial swelling. The areas around the eye are often affected. Sleeping face down makes it worse. Might be a sing of allergy of there is associated itchness. ...Read more

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I had recurrent right upper eyelid edema and puffiness the left eyelid is normal there is no pain or redness or itching increase especially sleep?


I had recurrent right upper eyelid edema and puffiness the left eyelid is normal there is no pain or redness or itching increase especially sleep?

Infection?: Please see y our doctor. You MAY have an infection. Also, eyelids can get weak muscles over time. But since you mention only one eyelid, that is less likely. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Swelling and puffy under left eye only. Happens every month or so. Doesn't hurt, only itches. No redness in eye. Occasional swelling in eye?

Swelling and puffy under left eye only. Happens every month or so. Doesn't hurt, only itches. No redness in eye. Occasional swelling in eye?

Allergy: Sounds like allergic, most likely contact related since only on one side. Such as you sleep on your left side and every month you use the same laundry detergent or something of the sort. ...Read more

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Right eye lid drooping and some puffyness under it? Teeth/jaw pain. Could this be from sinus's.

Right eye lid drooping and some puffyness under it? Teeth/jaw pain. Could this be from sinus's.

Be checked today: You may have a dental or sinus infection or both and if it is spreading to the area around your eye you need to be seen and treated with antibiotics. The infection can spread further. All the best sorting this out and getting better. ...Read more

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Does sinusitis cause facial swelling on one side and red upper eyelid?

Does sinusitis cause facial swelling on one side and red upper eyelid?

Orbital infection: Yes, a sinus infection can cause eye swelling and redness. But usually it's because the infection is spreading to the tissues around the eye. This is considered one of the more serious complications of sinusitis. You should be seen and evaluated soon to get proper treatment for your condition. Wishing you the best. ...Read more

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Pain and tenderness around eyes and temples, weeping ears, swollen feeling nasal airways, bloodshot eye with transient visual issue (normal on exam). Sinusitis?

Pain and tenderness around eyes and temples, weeping ears, swollen feeling nasal airways, bloodshot eye with transient visual issue (normal on exam). Sinusitis?

Less likely: Although, you may have sinusitis, none of the described symptoms is classic for it. Classic sinusitis symptoms would be pain over the sinus areas (forehead, under the eyes, and nose), pussy discharge out of the nose, nasal congestion and headache. In some cases fever is present. Your presentation is more consistent with a viral infection (upper respiratory) in which sinuses can be involved too. ...Read more

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Intermittent swelling of labia majora. Causes itching?

Intermittent swelling of labia majora. Causes itching?

Variable: Labial swelling with itching can be from external/internal yeast, bacteria or from frequent sexual activity. Your doctor should be able to determine if there is anything that needs to be treated. Vagisil may help with the itching. ...Read more

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Is it normal to severe facial pain around the eyebrow, cheek, jaw & neck with Preseptal Cellulitis?

Is it normal to severe facial pain around the eyebrow, cheek, jaw & neck with Preseptal Cellulitis?

Ans: Well first of all I would assume you are on an antibiotic ? Now you could have a lot of swelling from the infection. If you do this could cause the facial pain you experience. But as you take the antibiotic thus should resolve. Stay in close contact with your doctor until this infection is resolved ...Read more

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I am experiencing itchy eyes, sensation of something in eye, shadow over part of vision and eyelid redness.

I am experiencing  itchy eyes, sensation of something in eye, shadow over part of vision and eyelid redness.

Eye symptoms: Your symptoms, especially the shadow over part of vision, indicate the need for you to see an opthalmologist ASAP. You MAY have a retinal tear. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Eye mucuas long and stringy out of out side corner of eye. No pain or swelling lower eye lid extremely red. ?

Eye mucuas long and stringy out of out side corner of eye. No pain or swelling lower eye lid extremely red. ?

Could be infection.: Some of the hallmarks of infection are redness, swelling and discharge. Most infections should be treated early before they become severe. Another common cause with similar symptoms is allergy. See a doctor right away. ...Read more

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What causes random eye, lip swelling and knotts on forhead?

What causes random eye, lip swelling and knotts on forhead?

See your doctor: You are giving different symptoms that you should have your medical doctor evaluate. You may have a couple issues going on. ...Read more

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Numbness around left eye, tingling on side of nose, eye seems to droop?

Numbness around left eye, tingling on side of nose, eye seems to droop?

Possible stroke: When did this start and how long has it been going on.? You could be describing symptoms of a stroke or TIA or it might be a case of Bell's Palsy. If this just happened you should get someone to take you to an emergency facility. ...Read more

Eyelid Swelling (Definition)

Eyelid swelling usually refers to any condition that causes inflammation leading the eye to become "puffy" due to edema that is ...Read more