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What is causing red veins, pain, and pus in my eye?

What is causing red veins, pain, and pus in my eye?

Keratoconjunctivitis: Your description sounds like keratoconjunctivitis which an infection of the cornea and conjunctiva. This can be serious so see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Pus (Definition)

Pus consists of white blood cells that have "eaten" bacteria and then died. You find pus resulting after an infection has established itself and the pus is a product of the body's immune ...Read more


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I have a stye. How do I get the pus out if my eye once it ruptures And how long does it take for all of it to come out?

I have a stye. How do I get the pus out if my eye once it ruptures And how long does it take for all of it to come out?

Easy exit: Most will come out with the first or second blink. Simply wash your face and normal tear flow will take care of the rest. Infection of the eye will not occur unless the eye is injured. Apply warm soaks to speed up the process. ...Read more

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My right eye has been red and bloodshot for 2 days. There is no pus and my other eye is fine. It may have been caused by a contact lens?

My right eye has been red and bloodshot for 2 days. There is no pus and my other eye is fine. It may have been caused by a contact lens?

Possible bleed: if there is no pain and no change in vision it may just be a subconjunctival hemmorhage which usually gets better on its own. If not, you should see an eye doctor and have it examined ...Read more

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What can I do about white pus in corner of my eye after cornea transplant?

What can I do about white pus in corner of my eye after cornea transplant?

See Eye Dr.: You really need to have your eye examined by the ophthalmologist that did the transplant. It could be from an infection, signs of rejection, healing--depending when the operation was done, etc. ...Read more

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Fifty five year old with green pus in her eyes?

Fifty five year old with green pus in her eyes?

Conjunctivitis: The presence of greenish pus is a likely indication of conjunctivitis (pinkeye) & is something you should communicate with the doctor about. ...Read more

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What make your eyes run something that looks like pus?

What make your eyes run something that looks like pus?

Eye discharge: You may have conjunctivitis. If the discharge is very milky, then seek help from your local ophthalmologist. Bacterial conjunctivitis will require a topical antibiotic eyedrop to help clear the infection. Benign causes of eye discharge include dry eye and allergies. ...Read more

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I can see this pus-like thing growing in my eyes. Will it go away by itself?

I can see this pus-like thing growing in my eyes. Will it go away by itself?

Not likely: If this has been slowly growing over months or years, and is on the white or clear (cornea) of the eye, it will not disappear on its own. The most common conditions are pingueculum or pterygium, both of which are related to ultraviolet and other exposure. If there is pain or it is fast-growing, you should see an eye doctor soon to rule out other conditions. ...Read more

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My eye has been hurting for about two weeks. It gets pus in it and my vision has been blurred what can this be?

My eye has been hurting for about two weeks. It gets pus in it and my vision has been blurred what can this be?

Urgent Ophtho: The constellation of visual change, eye pain, and apparent pus in the eye can represent dangerous bacterial infections. Rarer but also serious problems, like uveitis, are also possible. Eyes with these symptoms need to be examined promptly at least by a pcp and likely by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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