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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
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.
Cool compresses: 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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