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Pressure behind my eyes, cause?

Pressure behind my eyes, cause?

Generalized issue: Your limited ; broad complaint is difficult to comment on. Way too many issues to address. Could be as simple as an uncorrected rx error to sinus problem. I would seek out a complete exam to try to pinpoint more specifically what may be going on. ...Read more

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Can putting pressure around the eyes and behind the eyes cause glaucoma?

Can putting pressure around the eyes and behind the eyes cause glaucoma?

Yes, rarely: There are many types of glaucoma, some of which are due to elevation of eye pressure. When the eye is compressed, the pressure increases and there can be damage to the optic nerve. This can be a result of trauma causing a hemorrhage in the orbit, tumors compressing on the eye, and even pressure from sleeping on one's eye. Most often, the pressure build up in glaucoma is due to internal factors. ...Read more

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Constant eye pressure feeling?

Constant eye pressure feeling?

Sinusitis: Constant eye pressure is commonly a symptom of sinusitis, as many of the sinuses are located in the bones surrounding the eyes. If sinus treatment doesn't relieve the pressure sensation, get evaluated by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Throbbing head, face pressure, aching pain around right eye on eyelid under eye and bridge of nose?

Throbbing head,  face pressure, aching pain around right eye on eyelid under eye and bridge of nose?

Have it looked at: Perhaps it's due to a sinus infection or even migraine but I'm concerned that it's so centered around the eye including the eyelid. Please see your doctor to rule out infection. ...Read more

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Pressure in eye hurts ?

Pressure in eye hurts ?

Eye pressure: There are various causes of eye pressure, which is a general symptom of eye discomfort. The causes are numerous and include dry eye, allergies, corneal dystrophy, infections, inflammations, elevated intraocular pressure, sinus pressure, etc. Just to name a few. It is always best to seek the care of a physician/ ophthalmologist to determine the etiology of your eye pressure. ...Read more

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I'm having pressure behind my right eye and a slight headache behind my right eye?

I'm having pressure behind my right eye and  a slight headache behind my right eye?

Several causes: Most likely cause is sinus congestion/difficulties. Try some decongestants and if that does not relieve the symptoms, you need to see a doctor about it to exclude other causes, such as glaucoma, etc. ...Read more

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Pain behind my eyes?

Pain behind my eyes?

Common problem: Extensive list of causes, see an eye specialist. ...Read more

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Aching around right temple.Crawling sensation.Throbbing pressure and pains around eyes and forehead pressure behind nose,roof of mouth, pains cheeks?

Aching around right temple.Crawling sensation.Throbbing pressure and pains around eyes and forehead pressure behind nose,roof of mouth, pains cheeks?

Sinus pressure: Typical description of sinus pressure that can be caused by rhinitis or structural problems. Acute rhinitis associated with a common viral-induced cold may be the most likely scenario. There are other causes of chronic allergic and non-allergic rhinitis, which can leave one prone to sinus infections. If progressive or recurrent, initiate a medical evaluation as there are options to achieve relief ...Read more

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Tuomr behind eye?

Your suspicion?: If you are having suspicion of a tumor behind your eye, you are probably having symptoms, such as double vision, decreased vision, pain, prominent or bulging eyeball, tremendous redness of eye, and perhaps other neurological symptoms. My advice is to seek an exam by an eye md for evaluation of your symptoms to see if other testing is warranted. ...Read more

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Can glaucoma cause pain behind left eye?

Can glaucoma cause pain behind left eye?

Depends: There are many types of glaucoma, and yes potentially, if the pressure is very high, you could have pain (among other things, like nausea and vomiting). But there are many more non glaucoma diseases that could cause pain, whether its your right eye or the left eye, likr dry eyes... ...Read more

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Pressure sensation on nose bridge pressure between right eye and nose complete right side head pressure ONLY when I close my eyes to sleep. (No sinus)?

Pressure sensation on nose bridge pressure between right eye and nose complete right side head pressure ONLY when I close my eyes to sleep. (No sinus)?

Sinus pressure : That sounds like sinus pressure. You need to see your 1ry care physician or ENT to figure out the problem, at the mean time try to use saline nasal rinse to relieve to pressure until you get to see your doctor. Feel better. ...Read more

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Pressure between eyes and bridge of nose feels heavy/pressure??

Pressure between eyes and bridge of nose feels heavy/pressure??

Sinus Congestion?: Please let us know what your specific question is. Take care. ...Read more

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Can eye pressure cause bulging eyes?

Can eye pressure cause bulging eyes?

Thyroid disease is: biggest cause of bulging eyes, not eye pressure. Intraocular eye pressure can be very high & it won't cause the eyes to bulge.It will cause the eyes to feel hard as stones.Buldging eyes is when the orbital fat is pushing the eyes from the sockets & can in itself cause higher eye pressure on the optic nerve, which is why patients with Hashimoto's or Grave's disease needs to have their eyes checked. ...Read more