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Pain Around Eye And Cheekbone
Whwn did this start?: If this has been your facial configuration for all or most of your life, it may be a congenital situation; however, if this is recent, see an ophthalmologist or a head and neck surgeon. ...Read more
If a zygoma: Fracture also breaks through the floor of the orbital rim ; the inferior rectus muscle becomes entrapped that can certainly cause eye damage. ...Read more
Possibly: It depends upon the type of trauma and the area of the injury. Get an examination by an Oculoplastic Surgeon or General Ophthalmologist ASAP. ...Read more
I have a swelling just above my right cheekbone and just below my eye. There is no pain but when I look downwards slightly it is noticeable.
Depending on the cause of the swelling, cool or cold compresses can help a lot. If an infection is causing the swelling, further treatment may be needed. Blepharitis is a common cause of eyelid swelling, you can get more info: http://www.2020vision. Com/blepharitis. Html
sinus and allergy problems can also be involved in this type of swelling. ...Read more
My eyes are red and under my eyes and down to my cheekbone is also red. Dry itchy and tender to the touch. Are there any home remedies for this.
Allergy/blepharitis: This could be blepharitis (lid inflammation), infection, eczema or allergy. Treat blepharitis with warm compresses to eyelids x 10 min 2x/d ; baby shampoo eyelid scrubs. If allergy, stop any new eye creams, cleansers, make up, drops ; take oral antihistamine (claratin/benadryl). See your eye doctor to rule out infection. They may prescribe antibiotics or steroid cream depending on diagnosis. ...Read more
I have pain in my eye socket mostly when I move my eye and blink. My skin by the pain (just above the cheekbone) is red?
Eye Specialist soon: 21 year old male says, I have pain in my eye socket mostly when I move my eye and blink. My skin by the pain (just above the cheekbone) is red? If no history of Trauma it is most likely an infection in/ around the Eye. Either way, The Eye Specialist, Ophthalmologist is the best option and should be seen soonest. Don't wait. Wish you well. ...Read more
I am experiencing a twitch at the top of my left cheekbone under my left eye, not painful. Not a continuous twitch but a frequent one. No pain.
I fell on the left side of my face today. My cheekbone is swollenand my eye a lil black around it. Head is pounding. Should I go get it checked out?
See a trauma doctor: I would have your situation checked out. Proper physical examination and imaging studies will determine whether or not you have a zygomatic (cheek bone) fracture or an orbital fracture. Such trauma can indirectly affect the globe of your eye and its position... And it can even affect your vision. Simple exam and certain types of x-rays (e.g., cat scan) will help elucidate the problem. ...Read more
Need examination: You could have an infection or fluid buildup from trauma or other pathological process that should be evaluated. You may need a CT scan of that area or other testing. See an ophthalmologist and get their opinion. More questions? Write me at: www. Healthtap. Com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR ...Read more
With all the anxiety and worry. Why hypochondria if the tingling/itch feel on my left cheekbone & eye has been a symptom for 4 days now. Gad?
I have a puffy line under eye right around cheekbone and dark circles around eyes I have a picture but I don't know what it is or if it's serious?
I had a red spot on my right cheekbone at th top just down and round slightly from my eye and two hours later it swollen concideratlyis this ok? ??
Skin infection?: Did you get bit or stung by a bug? Does it itch? Did you have a pimple there? A red area if warm, painful and spreading could be do a skin infection (called cellulitis). If it itches, this is less likely and maybe due to a bite or a reaction to a soap or lotion. If it is a skin infection and it spreads rapidly this is serious and you need to get seen at an ED especially if you have a fever ...Read more
I have a slight swelling on my right cheekbone below the eye. It started with my skin feeling dry and tight. I can fee my skin a bit rough. Yesterday?
Sorry to hear this. Please set up an appointment with your Primary doctor. She/ he may be able to take care of this or you might be referred to a specialist.
Hope all goes well! ...Read more
Tried to pop pimple like bump under eye on cheekbone. It instantly swoll my whole cheekbone up to my eye. Very swollen and nervous. What could this be?
Mild left side headache for five days, hurts worse with left eye movement. Day five cheekbone & side of face feels funny.
I have a black eye from falling and hitting my cheekbone. How can I make the bruising go away sooner? Happened 3 days ago
Bruise: Hopefully, you were evaluated after the fall and do not have a fracture. Gently massage or rub the area to relieve pain and encourage blood flow. Do not massage the bruised area if it causes pain. Over the counter medications like tylenol, (acetaminophen) aleve and motrin may help if there is pain. Witch hazel and arnica can help decrease the bruising. ...Read more
Does tazorac (tazarotene) cause dry eye? I don't use it right under the eye but on the top of the cheekbone, beneath the undereye area.
No: This is not a identifiable side effect, it is not mentioned it the drug information material. ...Read more
Symptoms: severe headache to the left of the face, from the cheekbone close to the ear and the progressing to the right eye, presents sporadicly?
I am getting moderate eye pain as well as eyebrow, cheekbone and nose pain all on my right side, I can't concentrate with my right eye, what do I do?
Last night my cheekbone hurt like it had been bruised. This morning I woke up, there is no bump but the bottom outside corner of my eye is swollen and hurts very very badly.?
Face has been swelling on and off for 4 months, started around the jaw, then cheekbone, then next to nose and now under eye. No pain or redness.?
See a doctor: I hope you have been seeing a doctor to work you up. ...Read more
The area below my right eye but above my cheekbone keeps pulsating intermittenly and is very bothersome. I have a clotting disorder and have not had?
Runny nose 2days now but 2day I have bad pressures an pain around left eye just above n below near nose? On eyebrow & cheekbone? Am cryin in pain
Sinusitis: Sinus infection is likely w/ nasal congestion, facial pain / headache, post-nasal drip (often with a sore throat) ; colored nasal drainage or sputum (yellow, green. Brown or bloody). The absence of colored drainage does not mean that there is no infection (even if your doctor tells you this), however; nasal allergies does typically cause clear nasal drainage. Try advil ; pseudofed first, then doc. ...Read more
My son has cystic acne and has developed a boil on his cheekbone under his eye. What can we do to treat it without leaving a scar?
Forgive my frankness: If Junior has cystic acne, his whole face is going to end up badly scarred unless he gets on isotretinoin. It's too late to prevent a scar from this lesion. If you continue to resist definitive, effective treatment because of scare stuff you read on the Internet, Junior will hold this against you for the rest of his life. Almost everyone who goes this course is glad. Get with his physician now. ...Read more
I have a rash surrounding my eye on the skin on my eyelid, up to my eyebrow, below to the cheekbone. Like a black eye, but with red. No bumps, but just redness. No change in meds. I just ran suddenly in the sun for 2 minutes.? Not in sun today otherwise.
I've had pressure in my eye, cheekbone, & jaw for 3 months. Tumor or impacted wisdom teeth? Any help is appreciated im so worried.
Need a medical check: It is hard to guess your diagnosis like you are trying to do. Neither of the two conditions you mentioned are likely to cause you pressure. Certainly there is no tumor in this area that will cause pressure, unless it is located over your head (? Headache). Impacted teeth are asymptomatic unless they get infected which willc ause pain. You may be suffering from anxiety. seek stress relief. Walking is go ...Read more
On/off face swelling. Began by jaw, then cheekbone, then by nose, now under eye. All left side. No pain/redness. Dentist found nothing w/ xray. Help!
See an oral surgeon: Your description is vague. On/off meaning what? Every hour, once a day, week, or month? How long does it last? Is swelling hard or soft? Obviously something is causing your condition, and it just may not be your teeth. ...Read more
I have a mole on my cheekbone now for five years it has only grew during my pregnancy its a eye sore to me would I know if it were cancer in five yrs?
It sounds rather: Unlikely to be miedically serious, but a dermatologist or plastic surgeon can fix the 'eyesore' and make the diagnosis, but payment may be an issue, . ...Read more