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Red eye lids with very small white spots?

Red eye lids with very small white spots?

Blepharitis: It sounds like you have posterior blepharitis that produce the red eyelid margins and whitish oil gland orifices (inspissation) results in irritation & soreness. Very warm compresses x 10' 2-4 times/day, eyelid massages with diluted baby shampoo, artificial tears, fish/flaxseed oil are the usual initial treatment . If more care is needed see eye md for more aggressive help. ...Read more

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Red Eye (Single) (Definition)

Red eye is a symptom in which a one or both of a person's eyes are redder than normal. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to allergies, inflammation, infection, hormonal changes, nerve problems, drug side effects, etc. ...Read more


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Red eye lines , red spots on the corner of eye .. Play my phone a lot .. Eye degree 500+ . Wearing specs .. No eye drops nothing else help please !

Red eye lines , red spots on the corner of eye .. Play my phone a lot .. Eye degree 500+ . Wearing specs .. No eye drops nothing else help please !

Depends how long?: If you've just noticed it now, and it's not hurting, and just red spot, make sure your doctor watches it. If it's spreading, painful, and you keep touching it, or related to possible dust orbacteria from phone use, or a recent viral cold, and no discharge, try using lubricating saline drops (without perservative).Then, have your eye doctor examine you fully. It could be just irritated capillaries. ...Read more

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Irritated and red eye on right side of iris to the corner, contact wearer, feels scratchy. No white spots or any ulcer. Worse with contact out?

Irritated and red eye on right side of iris to the corner, contact wearer, feels scratchy. No white spots or any ulcer. Worse with contact out?

Dryness is possible: A common cause of redness and irritation with contacts is dryness. Other issues are contact lens overwear and improper management. Are you removing the lens each night? Are you rinsing it well after cleaning before insertion? Check with the initial fitter of the lens to see if some changes need be made. ...Read more

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In regards to retinal detachment, symptoms are red eye, blurry vision, black spots and lights, pain at times, noticeable dimness all in one eye only

In regards to retinal detachment, symptoms are red eye, blurry vision, black spots and lights, pain at times, noticeable dimness all in one eye only

Guarded Prognosis: Pain and red eye usually aren't associated with retinal detachment unless it is chronic or unless the eye has inflammation and the detachment is caused by a fluid build-up instead of a hole. Given your history there are other things that can dim vision, such as a blocked vessel. You should be carefully evaluated by a retina specialist to optimize your chances of recovery. Good luck. ...Read more

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I've been taking Aloe Vera juice and have itchy red eye lids sick stomach after food cold sores on lips dizziness and sick after exercise loose bowels?

I've been taking Aloe Vera juice and have itchy red eye lids sick stomach after food cold sores on lips dizziness and sick after exercise loose bowels?

All Juiced-Up Again?: Now THAT sounds like something I"D like to drink (when I want to get out of work, that is...).You know, often we attribute the most notable things as a proximate cause to our ills. Short of a Mac Truck hitting you, maybe also consider other things you've eaten or been exposed to. Of course if you just started with that Aloe,stop it and see what happens. And if you are getting worse get to a doctor ...Read more

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About 1 week ago i awoke with a single red eye but only in the inner corner. It has remained in that spot for a week and my eye feels uncomfortable.

About 1 week ago i awoke with a single red eye but only in the inner corner. It has remained in that spot for a week and my eye feels uncomfortable.

See ophthalmologist: The eye probably has a small hemorrhage in the sclera which will go away in time. The problem is that this is less likely since you are symptomatic. Do not fool with the eye. Vision is precious and you will do yourself a favor by being seen and making sure this is nothing more severe. Go over to the eye center on mohammed ali. They should be still open. Call first. ...Read more

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2cm red eye-shaped spot on penis ventral side hurts upon touch. Appeared with chafing at mastrubation and anal w/out condom. What's the treatment?

2cm red eye-shaped spot on penis ventral side hurts upon touch. Appeared with chafing at mastrubation and anal w/out condom. What's the treatment?

Trauma: Probably blood, but should be checked for possible STDs such as herpes. Also suggest vdrl for syphilis and HIV testing to be safe.Do not ignore , it is best to treat possible sexually transmitted diseases early. ...Read more

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Dry, mildly burning, mildly red eyes for couple of weeks. One eye has two tanish spots. What could they be? Currently taking isotrentinoin.

Dry, mildly burning, mildly red eyes for couple of weeks. One eye has two tanish spots. What could they be? Currently taking isotrentinoin.

Eyeball pigmentation: Have the 2 pigmented spots checked by an ophthalmologist. Also, it is a common side effect to have increased dryness of skin & eyes with isotretinoin™. It also may cause redness, burning, scratchy sensations and photosensitivity too. Artificial tears are advisable. ...Read more

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Mom has viral meningitis, hospitalized. No fever, nomore red spots on knees or red eyes. Still has severe headaches, stiff neck; low white cells. Help?

Mom has viral meningitis, hospitalized. No fever, nomore red spots on knees or red eyes. Still has severe headaches, stiff neck; low white cells. Help?

Ask her doctor: Viral meningitis presents with headache, sometimes sensitivity to light or sound, nausea, vomiting, fever, stiff neck, malaise, sometimes mental changes and the spinal fluid shows findings which are not compatible with bacterial meningitis. Your mom should get better fairly quickly and be back to full health soon, but if you have questions, ask her doctor. ...Read more

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I woke up 2days ago with a red eye. No pains no itches no discharge, just redness. What are the possible causes.

I woke up 2days ago with a red eye. No pains no itches no discharge, just redness. What are the possible causes.

Many possibilities: A simple red eye can be literally hundreds of things. But in general if it is only red with no other symptoms like pain, itching, irritation, tearing, discharge, blurred vision it is unlikely to be anything to worry about. Watch for other symptoms and if they occur you should see an eye doc. ...Read more

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I've got red eye, and i don't know what caused it. What might have triggered it?

I've got red eye, and i don't know what caused it. What might have triggered it?

Causes of red eyes: Two conditions: blepharitis or meibomian gland dysfunction could cause red eyes. These are conditions of the eyelids that can cause inflammation leading to redness. Also, dry eyes can cause eyes to appear red. LipiFlow can treat dry eyes, blepharitis or meibomian gland dysfunction. Or I-BRITE Wye Whitening surgery can reduce excessive red blood vessels www.WhiterEyes.com ...Read more

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What is the cause of a 10 months old baby red eye with mucus?

What is the cause of a 10 months old baby red eye with mucus?

Conjunctivitis: This may be caused by conjunctivitis or a nasolacrimal duct obstruction. If persistent beyond a day or so you should see your pediatrician. ...Read more

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Woke up yesterday and eye was very red no pain or itching just red i wear contacts so took contact out of red eye but eye is still red possible causes?

Woke up yesterday and eye was very red no pain or itching just red i wear contacts so took contact out of red eye but eye is still red possible causes?

Many: You should see your ophthalmologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the best treatment. ...Read more

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I have an extreme red eye. Hurts a lot. I don't have money for medication. Im not sure what caused it.

I have an extreme red eye. Hurts a lot. I don't have money for medication. Im not sure what caused it.

Red Eye: Red eyes can be due to many reasons. If due to a virus (ie recent cold affecting eye), it can be itchy & very contagious: put cold ice packs to help relieve sx; if itchy it can also be due to allergy. If burning, likely due to clogged Meibomian glands: lid hygiene (see eyedoc2020.blogspot.com). If very sun/light sensitive, could be uveitis: need to see eyeMD. ...Read more

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I have 1 really bloody almost all red eye for 3 days. Its not pink eye.There was no impact to eye. No pain or itching. I can see fine. Cause? Remedy?

I have 1 really bloody almost all red eye for 3 days. Its not pink eye.There was no impact to eye. No pain or itching. I can see fine. Cause? Remedy?

Hemorrhage: Sounds like a sub-conjunctival hemorrhage. As long as the vision is unchanged and there is no pain, everything should be fine. This is due to a blood vessel leaking blood and is usually without cause. Sometimes straining or blood thinner can cause this. If it continues to happen, follow up with eye md. Could be episcleritis, use artificial tears. ...Read more

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Could TMJ cause photophobia/red eye/dry eye syndrom?

Could TMJ cause photophobia/red eye/dry eye syndrom?

No: Please see an Opthalmologist and aDentist to treat your 2 disassociated problems. ...Read more

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I have red eye more than 1 week without any help with antibiotic eye drops. What other underlying causes of red eye other than conjunctivitis?

I have red eye more than 1 week without any help with antibiotic eye drops. What other underlying causes of red eye other than conjunctivitis?

Viral: Majority of pink eyes or conjunctivitis are viral, therefore they have to run their course usually 10-14 days. Antibiotics alone won't make any difference. Antibiotics and mild steroids given under opththalmologists care can decrease the redness. But either way it will there for the full course of it. If only one eye is red then there are many more dx:, iritis, foreign body, to name a couple. ...Read more

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The pediatrician referred my son to the opthalmologist because he has no red eye(like in pictures) when light is shined in his right eye. What causes?

Poor red reflex: Loss of red reflex in one or both eyes can be secondary to numerous issues. The most common causes are related to eye misalignment, cataract or other media opacty, or normal eye with abnormal reflex. Other more serious conditions can rarely cause this issue so i strongly recommend keeping the followup appointment with the ophthalmologist for a complete evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a red eye that it's been like this for a few years now. I start to have a blurry vision with it and no doctor knew what could cause this. Help!

Have it looked at...: Details are needed in your case in order to determine why this is happening- was it tender? Matted? Had. Associated symptoms? It's more appropriate if this is done in person with your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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I have swollen red eye bags, hurts a little when I blink. cant find any sty or the bumps inside nor outisde eye. May i know the cause and treatment tq?

I have swollen red eye bags, hurts a little when I blink. cant find any sty or the bumps inside nor outisde eye. May i know the cause and treatment tq?

Possible cellulitis: Sounds like early orbital cellulitis which requires treatment with antibiotics. Very important. So you will have to go to your doctor or the emergency room.
Cellulitis means infection of the skin, and the skin around the eyes may be vulnerable to this. ...Read more

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Itch inner eyelid n eyecorner, stimes in place whre eyelashes grow, feel sth wedge in eyecorner, stimes lid swelling itch n red.Eye not red/watery.Cause?

Itch inner eyelid n eyecorner, stimes in place whre eyelashes grow, feel sth wedge in eyecorner, stimes lid swelling itch n red.Eye not red/watery.Cause?

Blepharitis: It sound like you are describing multiple symptoms related to the edge of the eyelids. This is usually due to blepharitis. See your eye doctor to be sure. Warm compresses and lid scrubs can be helpful. ...Read more

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Why do people have more red eye than others?

Why do people have more red eye than others?

Red eyes: "More Red eyes than others" can be due to genetic blood vessel patterns differences, chronic dry eyes, pterygia or pinguecula (growth on surface of eye), inflammation in eye or body. See eyeMD to rule out more concerning reasons. Eyedoc2020@blogspot.com has more info if due to dry eyes: see "Lid Hygiene" ...Read more

Fruit Juice (Definition)

There is no indication for giving babies under one year of age fruit juices. Fruit juices do not contain the healthy nutrients that ...Read more