Top
30
Doctor insights on: Petechial Hemorrhage Eye

Share
1

1
Petechial hemorrhage in left eye. Just noriced tonight. Fifty year iold female. No trauma?

Petechial hemorrhage in left eye. Just noriced tonight. Fifty year iold female. No trauma?

Strangulation?: Petechial hemorrhages may be from strangulation or seriously increased venous pressure. May want to ask about extracurricular activities! ...Read more

Dr. Bryan Treacy
779 Doctors shared insights

Heavy Bleeding (Definition)

Usually described by physicians as having to change a pad more than every 1-2 hours, passing large clots, change from your previous pattern, needing overnight protection, ...Read more


2

2
Petechial hemorrhage in strangulation, what to do?

Petechial hemorrhage in strangulation, what to do?

Don't get strangled: Hemorrhages caused because valsalva against a closed glottus and increased intravascular pressure ...Read more

3

3
What is a venous angioma and a petechial hemorrhage?

What is a venous angioma and a petechial hemorrhage?

Petechiae: Petechiae hemorrhage spots come from extremely small areas where you are bleeding into your skin. Many different things can cause petechiae. Some of the more common causes include: an injury, autoimmune disorder, reaction to medication, liver disorder, or bone marrow disorder. But it could also be something as simple as a nutritional deficiency. Try supplementing with vitamins b12, c, folic acid. ...Read more

6

6
Is there any treatment for petechial hemorrhage post vomiting?

Is there any treatment for petechial hemorrhage post vomiting?

No but no big deal: They happen with increased pressure and are not a big deal and will go away in a day or so. ...Read more

7

7
I have petechial rash on legs and ankles and some bigger darker bumps and was concerned had for about 2 years?

I have petechial rash on legs and ankles and some bigger darker bumps and was concerned had for about 2 years?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. However, as these have been around for two years, it is not likely to be serious. If you are overweight, losing weight would help (easier said than done).
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine ...Read more

10

10
What can I do for a petechial rash on legs?

What can I do for a petechial rash on legs?

See a doc: If the rash is truly petechial, then I would advise being seen for this. Petechial rash can sometimes indicate a severe type of illness. Get seen! ...Read more

11

11
I keep getting petechial rash on my legs after itching. It doesn't go away for at least a week. What should I do?

I keep getting petechial rash on my legs after itching. It doesn't go away for at least a week. What should I do?

Petechiae: There are many causes of the petechiae, or small. Like hemorrhages in the skin. One cause is schamberg's progressive pigmentary dermatosis, but there are many others. The person who is skilled enough to use the word petechiae should also know that they need to be seen for this problem by dermatologist. It's very important that you follow up on possible causes for these tiny hemorrhages. ...Read more

16

16
I had bunion surgery nov 15/12 on my left foot and right ft bone shaved. Had rash was told it is petechial rash by walk-in clinic, help?

Read below: If you recently had bunion surgery, the rash may be reaction from one of the medications that you were placed on, or the bandage, or the anesthesia. You need to talk to your surgeon as he will know the answer and help you with this situation since he is more aware than anyone what medicines you are or were on. Good luck. ...Read more

17

17
What are petechial hemorrhages and how can I tell if I have them?

What are petechial hemorrhages and how can I tell if I have them?

Where are they?: Petechial hemorrhage in general is caused by broken capillary vessels and may be found on the skin, brain or elsewhere in the body. Most commonly they are associated with trauma - including those found in the brain. To find these in the brain requires an mri. On the skin they can be seen as small black and blue marks. Non-traumatic causes would include thrombocytopenia which requires evaluation. ...Read more

18

18
Could my painful and bloody eye be from a subconjunctival hemorrhage?

Could my painful and bloody eye be from a subconjunctival hemorrhage?

Possibly: Hemorrhage can occur from seepage of a vein under the conjunctival lining of the eye. It stays bright red and for a while will spread over a larger area looking quite dramatic. Pain usually is absent to minimal. If you have much pain or the vision is altered, then you need evaluation by your ophthalmolgist. ...Read more

19

19
Vitreous hemorrhage behind eye I need help finding info with this site?

Vitreous hemorrhage behind eye I need help finding info with this site?

Eyewiki: You can find online info from these eye sites:
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/9265701
http://eyewiki. Aao. Org/vitreous_hemorrhage. ...Read more

20

20
Found out I have vitreous hemorrhage behind eye I need help with this! Please what do I do?

Found out I have vitreous hemorrhage behind eye I need help with this! Please what do I do?

Vitreous hemorrhage: Or blood within the eyeball can be caused by diferrent things. In a diabetic it may be due to the growth of new blood vessels while in a high myope it could be due to a tear of the retina. Either way, it requires a good retinal exam and follow up. The key warning signs that the retina could be in trouble are vision loss or change, flashes or photopsias, and floaters or translucent opacity. ...Read more

21

21
Over the last 8 months I keep getting mild subconjunctival hemorrhage's in my eye. These are new and how can I resolve the underlying issue?

Over the last 8 months I keep getting mild subconjunctival hemorrhage's in my eye. These are new and how can I resolve the underlying issue?

Check blood: Taking anticoagulants? Having clotting disorder (check blood work)? traumatic (eye rubbing)? high blood pressure? other vascular disease like diabetes or cancers? Any dilated tortuous blood vessels on the white part of the eye (venous congestion)? contact lens wear (check fit)? check meds? No conjunctivitis right? Or surgery? if recurrent, have it checked out. ...Read more

22

22
Severe stab pain lasting 1-2 seconds just went from my right eye in a sharp arc to the back my head. Need I worry? Icepick? Hemorrhage? Stroke/T.I.A?

Neuralgic pain: This type of lightening sharp and quick pain is a variant of trigeminal neuralgia. Most often it is benign and resolves spontaneously. Unless it is occurring very frequently or causing disability, it should be ignored. ...Read more

23

23
Recurrent subconjunctival hemorrhage I have had recurring subconjunctival hemorrhages in both eyes. I have sjogren's and use drops but was wondering if there is any significance to the recurrence (other than that it looks like someone is constantly pokin

Recurrent subconjunctival hemorrhage I have had recurring subconjunctival hemorrhages in both eyes. I have sjogren's and use drops but was wondering if there is any significance to the recurrence (other than that it looks like someone is constantly pokin

Subconjunctival heme: Artificial tears and observation are needed. If recurrent, may need to check blood numbers to rule out blood dyscrasia but they are likely due to dry eye in this case. Blood thinners such as Aspirin can make recurrent subconjunctival hemorrhages more common. ...Read more

24

24
Can allergies cause your eyes to hemorrhage?

Can allergies cause your eyes to hemorrhage?

Conjunctival blood: Technically, allergies only cause the blood vessels on the eye to become more prominent ("bloodshot"). When the blood vessels are more prominent, however, it is easier for one of them to break open and hemorrhage. Allergies also may cause someone to rub their eyes more which, in turn, can lead to a hemorrhage. ...Read more

25

25
What do I do if I have a small eye hemorrhage?

Where?: If you mean on the white of the eye subconjuctiva then t will go away. It may happen from coughing, straining, sneezing or high blood pressure. Please just check you blood pressure. If normal blood pressure then you should not worry it will go away.. ...Read more

26

26
Any ideas why is it that I have an eye hemorrhage?

Any ideas why is it that I have an eye hemorrhage?

See an eye doctor.: Hemorrhages can be spontaneous but it is still a good idea to be seen by a doctor whenever you have something new happening with your eye. This is especially important if your are having any other symptoms such as pain. ...Read more

27

27
I've got a hemorrhage of the right eye. What causes this?

I've got a hemorrhage of the right eye. What causes this?

Eye hemorrhage: Is it on the white of the eye or inside the eye? If on the white, may be due to elevated blood pressure, mild trauma, rubbing (allergy). If you are on aspirin, may reoccur more frquently.

Internal eye hemorrhage more often due to diabetes. ...Read more

29

29
How fast can I expect blood to be re-absorbed after an internal eye hemorrhage?

How fast can I expect blood to be re-absorbed after an internal eye hemorrhage?

Days to months: If it's a vitreous hemorrhage, it can take a long time to reabsorb depending on the amount. Sometimes if non-clearing and visually significant, the blood is removed through vitrectomy surgery. ...Read more

30

30
Can heavy bleeding for long periods of time during your period effect the eyes or your vision in any way?

Can heavy bleeding for long periods of time during your period effect the eyes or your vision in any way?

Possible.: Hormonal changes can theoretically affect the tear film which can cause blurry vision. And Patients with diabetes can have changes in their lens which also affects vision. Any significant vision change should be evaluated asap by eyMD. ...Read more