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For the past couple days, every time I bend over I experience pressure behind my left eye. The longer I'm bent the worse the pain. ?

For the past couple days, every time I bend over I experience pressure behind my left eye. The longer I'm bent the worse the pain. ?

Eye pain when bend: This symptom is worrisome. Headache with cough, sneeze, valsalva, and bending over can be related to increased intracranial pressure, but can also be due to an ocular migraine or sinus infection. Please be seen and examined by a physician for this symptom, unless you have a history of similar ocular migraine attacks. If fever, upper respiratory symptoms, or head trauma, urgent care. ...Read more

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Experiencing intense pressure behind my left eye and during conversation only my right eye is focused which is resulting in anxiety, confusion etc.

Experiencing intense pressure behind my left eye and during conversation only my right eye is focused which is resulting in anxiety, confusion etc.

Several options: This could be a unilateral refractive need in the eye that bothers you. But also possible is some issue with your thyroid gland which can affect eye position and feeling more commonly in one eye only. Probably best to see an ophthalmologist to evaluate this if the symptom persists. ...Read more

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Hi, I been having pressure behind my left eye till my eye feels stuff and dry but feels better when I stretch eyelid and roll my eye around in socket?

Hi, I been having pressure behind my left eye till my eye feels stuff and dry but feels better when I stretch eyelid and roll my eye  around in socket?

Ocular dryness : It sounds as if you may have ocular surface dryness with a scratchy, foreign sensation that is alleviated with rolling your eye around under closed eyelids. Pulling eyelid away may help with decreasing the foreign body sensation. Trial copious artificial tears for several days to see if your symptoms disappear. If not, an exam is useful to rule out other causes of surface irritations. ...Read more

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Lately my headaches have been accompanied by pressure behind my left eye. Should i get this checked?

Lately my headaches have been accompanied by pressure behind my left eye. Should i get this checked?

Eye examination: Most headaches are not from eye issues and a feeling of pressure behind the eye is common. However it would be reasonable to get a baseline examination by an ophthalmologist just to determine the overall health of your eyes. There is no rush to do this but it is a reasonable precaution. ...Read more

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Feeling pressure behind my left eye. I had a nagging headache since monday. Headache is gone, but my left eye and cheek are puffy. Sinusitis?

Feeling pressure behind my left eye. I had a nagging headache since monday. Headache is gone, but my left eye and cheek are puffy. Sinusitis?

SINUS WOES!!!: As the graphic demonstrates, sinusitis would certainly be a reasonable! Your pain. Let me know how else I might legal to help if your current treatment methods are not working to relieve your symptoms. ...Read more

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I have been getting headaches more feeling like pressure behind my left eye. Started aa a twitch ok n my temple. Do u know what this could be?

I have been getting headaches more feeling like pressure behind my left eye. Started aa a twitch ok n my temple. Do u know what this could be?

Could be many things: Headaches can be tricky. While most are not serious, occasionally a headache can be a sign of a serious problem. Headaches that begin suddenly, are very different than any previous headache, are more severe than any previous headache, or are accompanied by other symptoms, should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Have a hole in upper left wisdom tooth. undergoing dentist work. have pressure behind my left eye with tenderness on upper jaw Normal?

Have a hole in upper left wisdom tooth. undergoing dentist work. have pressure behind my left eye with tenderness on upper jaw Normal?

Wisdom teeth: in many cases wisdom teeth should be extracted due to complications associated with their alignment. If you are experiencing wisdom teeth swelling or pain see your dentist. Often extracting a wisdom tooth is the best solution. Wisdom teeth removal is necessary for about 85% of the adults. ...Read more

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