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Pressure In Eye Socket
Pressure on left eye near eye socket without visible swelling although it does feel like it. Feeling lightheaded a day after occurrence? Go to a doc?
Will not hurt: Unclear what is going on. Best to be checked. ...Read more
Left Eye socket pressure. Also feels like there is something inside my left eye when I roll my eyes. Itchy eyes past few days. What could it be?
Can I take mucinex sinus and pain with NyQuil cold and flu? I have so much pressure in my nose and the corner of my eye socket that I cannot sleep. It
Pressure in left side of head last few days, also feel pressure on teeth in upper left jaw and some pain around left eye socket. A few dizzy spells too?
Pain and dizzyness:
Could be dental (infection, TMJ dysfunction), or medical issues (ear infection, sinus infection, tumor, etc). There is no way to make a diagnosis without a clinical examination.
Make an appointment to see your physician. If there are no medical issues, visit your dentist. ...Read more
What to do if I have a headache on the left side around my eye socket and I wanted to know what causes it?
Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked. ...Read more
Yesterday I got a very sharp pain around my eye socket. It stayed for few seconds. What must have been the cause?
Lightning pain: This is a common happenstance which ophthalmologists term "lightning pain". It does not indicate anything wrong, certainly feels like a needle poke, but in a few seconds ends and leads to no problems that anyone has ever experienced. Don't worry about it, and it might happen a few more times. ...Read more
I occasionally get headaches a few times a month, it's almost always on the left side especially around the front and eye socket area. Causes?
Consultation advised: Tension headaches and migraine are the most common, BUT not the only, causes for headache (HA). How long do the HA's last? When did they first start? Are you having any migraine symptoms with them? The following websites discuss the types of HA's. After reviewing consult your physician if concerned or have an online consultation here at Health Tap. Http://bit. Ly/1sAz8on http://bit. Ly/1IEJpp4 ...Read more
Empty boney crater: The eye ball is actually a ball--a spherical, squeeshy, rubbery ball. Once removed from its socket, the empty boney crater is basically in the shape of the eye ball. Often, a filler is needed, such as an eye prosthesis to fill the crater. With current technology, the prosthesis can look so real it is hard to tell from a distance. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
Yes: Often the eye evaluation by your eye md reveals certain clues as to the likelihood of an orbital fracture. If there is a palpable fracture step in the orbital rim, double vision from an entrapped muscle, or a displaced eye. A ct scan is beneficial, however, to help with evaluating the extent of the injury and for surgical planning ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I got punched hard in the head direct like drive thru the eye socket im blurry visioned and scared
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
Is it normal for migraines to occur in exactly the same place each time they happen? Mine affect behind my right eye socket
I have developed a red area under my right eye socket suddenly today. I have not knocked or rubbed my eye. What could it be?
I have a pain above the eye socket when I look to the extremes of my vision (up, down or to the sides). Ongoing for 3 days. What could it be?
Eye pain with: Movement can be benign (harmless) or a sign of potential vision threatening issues. At the least it could be related to sinus congestion. On the other end of the spectrum, thyroid disease, muscle inflammation, optic nerve inflammation, peri-orbital mass and other more urgent possibilities exist. A good evaluation with a history and eye exam from your ophthalmologist is recommended. ...Read more
Eye socket Sx: Some specialists feel surgical repair is needed only if the patient has persistent double vision or the eye recedes into the socket. A comminuted fracture may need stabilization in order for the bone fragments to re-adhere. ...Read more
If it is just a simple fracture and your eye is functioning normally, no surgery is needed. It will heal. If the fracture is severe i.e. Pushing your eyeball out/in and not moving eye well, or severe deformity etc...Then you need surgery etc...Otherwise, just observation and time...Maybe something for pain such as motrin/tylenol etc...Consult your doc...
Good luck. ...Read more
Yes: There are openings in the back of the orbit (the eye socket) that connect directly to the brain. ...Read more