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Pale Patch Near Eye In Child
If a child is pale, coughing, cannot keep their eyes open and shivering sometimes what illness do they have? Can they pass it onto adults?
Hard to say: This is a collection of problems that should be evaluated today by your doc. It could be quite serious and may be contagious. ...Read more
What illness does a child have if they are pale, coughing, shivering occasionally and cannot seem to keep their eyes open? Only about 4 years old
Child pale with dark circles under eyes everyday and has swollen lymph nodes. Has breathing problems and tired and cranky alot.
Sounds sick: Please ask a specific question. Your comments provide background but with no question, an answer is unlikely to be possible. ...Read more
Child with visible blue veins on legs, chest and feet, pale, dark eye circles, swollen lymph nodes, inflammation on heart, lungs and GI tract, tired, asthma?
Have your child seen: By their pediatrician right away. You don't say the child's age, but something serious sounds likely. I hope it's not serious. ...Read more
My 4month baby has a optics nerves detached from both eyes thin and pale they said can this be fixed?
Not possible: I am sorry to say that this is a congenital failure of optic nerve development and cannot be improved. I am sure that the nerve is not detached; it probably is maldeveloped and atrophic. The residual vision depends upon how much of the nerve remains and whether the eye is normally developed at the end of the nerve. ...Read more
The front of my baby's eyes are fine but the back the nerve is detached they said pale and thin can this be fixed they said a a word but not sure what?
Need evaluation: Your baby needs a thorough evaluation by a pediatric ophthalmologist in conjunction with a pediatrician. Also you need to talk to the doctors and get a better understanding of this problem. ...Read more
My 10mth old baby got some sort of a small, pale piece of meat or some sort on the corner of the eye for while & it just start to bleed what should I do?
See answer: Penile spots are usually not a sign of an STD, cancer, or anything very serious. Possibilities include prominent sebaceous glands (Fordyce spots); pearly penile papules (row of papules around the lower coronal margin of the glans); fungal infection (if uncircumcised); or a dermatitis (lichen planus or sclerosis, eczema). A urologist or dermatologist should be able to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
I have slightly reddish patch on top of my penis. The Dr put me on Nystop powder. It seemed to work great the 1st week or so. Now it's back with pale white patches on top on the head. It's a bit sensitive and uncomfortable. Also I'm not sleeping well?
For 1 wk I have had a small pimple/white head surrounded by oval patch of pale skin on the shaft of my penis, no pain, itching, or irritation.
Hi, around my son's eyes they are purplish, they always have beeb but today looks more purple than usual and he looks very pale?
Somewhat vague: But obviously concerning enough to you and should be examined by his pediatrician. More medical history on your son in addition to an exam and possibly other testing may be necessary to sort out those concerns. Parents know their children best and their concerns need to be taken very seriously. ...Read more
The white section of my eyes has a pale blue 8mm thick ring around them and is increasing in size everyday? Is there a reason for this?
Scleral thinning: As you age or if you have high myopia the sclera (white part of your eye) is thinned and the dark uveal tissue deep to it becomes more visible. The dark color of the uvea is reflected back through the sclera and the light is scattered creating a bluish appearance...just as light is scattered in the atmosphere making it blue and in the oceans (oxymetazoline). ...Read more
No clue: I have no idea, and I'm an ophthalmologist. I suggest you get it checked out right away. It is probably something common but your description does not sound like something normal. See an ophthalmologist asap. Good luck and sorry doctors on ht couldn't be much help. ...Read more
Yes: You are probably observing a deposit termed a pingueculum - sort of a callus of the eye - a normal growth which protects this usually open part of the eye against wind, dust and uv light. It has a yellow tint, can vary in size and is highlighted if the eye gets red or irritated. This is a normal feature of eyes in the middle years. ...Read more
My friends skin turned pale she has baggy eyes and she's shaking badly what could be wrong with her?
Why do most people get dark circles under their eyes when they are tired, but mine get extremely pale?
Is it normal that when most people are tired they get dark circles under their eyes, but mine get extremely pale?
Thicker skin: Those with thinner skin below the eyes, tend to show dark circles easily, those with thicker skin, mask the blood vessels that lie underneath. ...Read more
I always get told I look sick. I'm pale and have dark eye sockets. Why and what can I do to help? I'm sick of feeling/looking ill
If someone rolls eyes, passes out and goes very pale at your home, should you call 911 and what do you do while waiting? 92 declining cognition, dnr
ABC: It is not clear whether the person has had a seizure, stroke, or heart attack. But if a person collapses, call 911 and check for breathing and a pulse. If neither is present, consider CPR in a person who is not dnr. If a person is dnr and you are clear on that person's wishes, then open the airway and pulse. It is always best to have this discussion long before the person passes out... ...Read more
Our 21/2 yo is always pale, dark around his eyes.. has been running a lowgrade temp off and on for weeks now, acts out when feels bad. So what's up?
No idea: But it certainly sounds like a thorough evaluation is in order. There are multiple concerning symptoms here. ...Read more
Many reasons: Pale eye color could be normal. If how ever you are having yellow tint you should get examine by your eye and general doctor. ...Read more
What causes white bags under the eyes? Under my eyes I have really pale white bags, they are especially noticable in the morning.
Sinus or allergies: Clear or pale bags are usually from sinus issues or allergies. Worse in the morning, then as you stand up and walk around, gravity pulls the fluid out and they flatten a little. ...Read more
For my entire adult life I've had pale circles under my eyes. It is most noticeable when I'm flushed or tanned. What could cause this?
Hello, im wondering why one of my eyes change from pale blue to green or brown or a mix of them all and the other stays blue, what is the cause?
Color change: Not sure about the eyes so please see an eye specialist as soon as possible. ...Read more
Need to see it: To tell if it is jaundice, anemia-related, or if it is normal variant. ...Read more
The white part of my eye ball has this pale faint blue to it, what does this mean, and why is it like that?
Thin sclera: Where the sclera is thin, it appears blue from the deoxygenated blood the choroidal blood vessel layer next to the sclera. This is normal in patients who are nearsighted. ...Read more
My skin is quite pale, and probably a reason why dark circles under my eyes are more visual. What can I do other than sleep more to look healthier?
Treat allergies: If you have pale skin and dark circles under your eyes, you could be allergic. Look for runny/itchy eyes/nose w/ sneezing. If you have these, take zyrtec/claritin/allegra daily. This will reduce the blood vessel congestion under your eyes that looks dark through thin/light skin. ...Read more