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My 7m old babies both eyes looks mild red in color&skin surrounding eyelid is little bit swollen from morning. It is on and off. What reasons? Is it worr

My 7m old babies both eyes looks mild red in color&skin surrounding eyelid is little bit swollen from morning. It is on and off. What reasons? Is it worr

Allergic reaction: Your baby may be having allergy to something like linen, blanket which is causing the swelling and redness of eyelids of both eyes. Talk to your doctor and get the baby checked up / treated. ...Read more

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What causes a recurring swollen eye in an infant. No redness or discharge. Swelling usually goes down the same day and has happened 3 times in 4 weeks?

What causes a recurring swollen eye in an infant. No redness or discharge. Swelling usually goes down the same day and has happened 3 times in 4 weeks?

May be the tear duct: You do not mention what part of the eye. If it is close to the tear duct, sometimes in newborns and slightly older infants, a tear duct occlusion may cause local swelling to the area. ...Read more

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I have a 9 month baby, she going for a week with her bottom eyelid reddish kind of purple her top eyelid gets swollen at times. What can it be?

I have a 9 month baby, she going for a week with her bottom eyelid reddish kind of purple her top eyelid gets swollen at times. What can it be?

Allergy: Most probably allergy. She might also be having some runny nose, cough, and other symptoms of allergy. If only eyelid swelling, more when she wakes up in the morning and resolves during evening, see her pediatrician for evaluation. She might need an office urine exam to rule out any kidney issues. ...Read more

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My top eyelid is swollen and it hurts what is it?

My top eyelid is swollen and it hurts what is it?

Infection: If tender in one spot when you touch it, it is most likely a style or a chalazion. If so, try hot compresses (warm moist washcloth) on the spot 4 times a day for 3-5 minutes each time for a few days. If not better, see an ophthalmologist. If tender all over, see an ophthalmologist now. Could be cellulitis. ...Read more

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What can I do my eyelid was swollen yesterday woke up tis morning with both top and bottom swollen what to help please. Thank you?

What can I do my eyelid was swollen yesterday woke up tis morning with both top and bottom swollen what to help please. Thank you?

Allergy or infection: Allergy would be most typical of both lids and cool soaks may help. Also, conjunctivitis or pink eye can cause this as well. If there is a lot of secretion or if the lids or stuck together in the am, see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Swollen eyelids from the bottom to the top. What can I do to reduce the swelling?

Swollen eyelids from the bottom to the top. What can I do to reduce the swelling?

See your eye MD: See your eye md to make sure that you don't have a more serious problem. If it is allergy, you could try a cold pack to reduce the inflammation. ...Read more

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I have a bump on the top corner of my outer eyelid, it was swollen but it's has gone down. What is it?

I have a bump on the top corner of my outer eyelid, it was swollen but it's has gone down. What is it?

Probably a sty: You probably had a blocked oil gland of the eyelid, either of the eyelash (gland of zeis) or of the inner eyelid gland (gland of meibom). Most stys will resolve themselves with warm compresses and eyelid massage, others may require an incision to drain. ...Read more

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I had a chalazion for a year already but it went away already but now my top eyelid is still swollen what should I do?

I had a chalazion for a year already but it went away already but now my top eyelid is still swollen what should I do?

Chalazion: If the chalazion went away completely, this may be a new chalazion. If it did not go away cometely, it may be chronic chalazion. The most important thing right now is to make sure you do not have an infection. If you are experiencing swelling, redness, pain or discharge, you should see an ophthalmologist as soon as pissible. ...Read more

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I wear contact's and my top eyelids are swollen. Is this something I should go to the doctor for or is there something I can do at home?

I wear contact's and my top eyelids are swollen. Is this something I should go to the doctor for or is there something I can do at home?

Test at home: Take the contacts out for several days and see if the swelling goes away. If persistent than there is probably another cause. If the swelling disappears and especially if it comes back when you reinsert the lenses, then check with your ophthalmologist for some correction. ...Read more

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My top eyelid has badly swollen and is red and sore. What could this be?

My top eyelid has badly swollen and is red and sore. What could this be?

Stye: This is likely a stye. Use warm compresses on the lid 3-4 times per day. If it gets worse or fails to resolve in 3-4 days, see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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My top right eyelid is super swollen after running what causes this?

Swollen Eyelid: Read this: http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/387302-eye-swelling-after-exercise/. I would contact an eye doctor or your family physician immediately for follow up. It sounds like an exercise related allergy. ...Read more

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Top eyelid has been swollen for Five days each day seems a little worse. And now it's purple. No trauma?

Top eyelid has been swollen for Five days each day seems a little worse. And now it's purple. No trauma?

Blepharitis: This can be an infection called blepharitis. You can use a warm wet wash cloth on the eyelid.

See this website:
http://emedicine. Medscape. Com/article/1211763-treatment.
Full treatment includes washing your eyelids and getting an antibiotic eye ointment
See your ophthalmologist ...Read more

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I have gnats in my home they have bitten my eyelids and my top and bottom lid are swollen even part of my face what can I do for the itching?

I have gnats in my home they have bitten my eyelids and my top and bottom lid are swollen even part of my face what can I do for the itching?

Cold packs - plus: Use cold packs for immediate relief, but you can try oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine) capsules. These bites may become infected. If te swelling increases or becomes painful or gets red, go to your doctor quickly. ...Read more

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I have Itchy, irritated, and swollen eyelids after using baby shampoo to wash them?

I have Itchy, irritated, and swollen eyelids after using baby shampoo to wash them?

Probable sensitivity: Obviously you want tomatoes this in the future. Oral antihistamines such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) as well as topical ophthalmologic steroid ointments or eye drops may also help ...Read more

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My son has a rash on the top of his eyelid and its the same color of his skin and then in the corner of his eyelid at the bottom its swollen?

My son has a rash on the top of his eyelid and its the same color of his skin and then in the corner of his eyelid at the bottom its swollen?

See Your Doctor: The rash that you describe could have numerous causes such as: bug bite, eczema, infection, and more. More info is needed such as the duration, recent illness, associated symptoms (eg. Itching, pain, etc.), your child's medical history, and more. It is important to note that diagnosis of a rash is challenging without visual inspection. See your child's doctor for correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My top eyelid is swollen, and I think it's a spider bite, I've been icing it and taking ib profine, but the swelling won't go down, what's wrong.

My top eyelid is swollen, and I think it's a spider bite, I've been icing it and taking ib profine, but the swelling won't go down, what's wrong.

Need evaluation.: It could be a bug bite, a stye, or even a skin infection (cellulitis). These require different approaches to treatment. See your primary doctor or ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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I have itchy little bumps all over the surface of my eyelids top and bottom. Top eyelids are swollen along lashline almost puss like but not sure.

I have itchy little bumps all over the surface of my eyelids top and bottom. Top eyelids are swollen along lashline almost puss like but not sure.

Go to the Doctor: This is the very description of when one needs to get to the doctor in person and to get on antibiotics. Please get to the doctor today. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of my chalazion its small now but my top eyelid is still swollen? Also y bottom eyelid is still swollen and has white inside eyelid?

Chalazion: Chalazions are persistent swelling on eyelid from blocked glands. Definitive treatment is surgery however ophthalmologist wait till there are big enough. You can try warm pack 2 to 3 times a day. May or maynot work. ...Read more

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My 8 month baby has his left upper eyelid little bit swollen and little bit dropped compared to other side no other symptoms what is diagnosis and Rx?

My 8 month baby has his left upper eyelid little bit swollen and little bit dropped compared to other side no other symptoms what is diagnosis and Rx?

Mild ptosis: This can be a physiologic variant.
Do have it assessed by pediatrics or ophthalmology.
Ptosis is defined as droopy upper eyelids.
One has to rule out a neurologic cause for this.
There is surgery available for sever cases to avoid vision problems and cosmetic looks. ...Read more

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Baby woke up from a nap with swollen eyelid...What could it be n do I need to take him to doctor asap?

Baby woke up from a nap with swollen eyelid...What could it be n do I need to take him to doctor asap?

Swollen eyelid: Apply a warm washcloth to eye for twenty minutes several times a day. She may be developing a sty. ...Read more

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My right side corner of my eyebrow is swollen and a little bit on top right side of my eyelid, when I push pressure it hurts what does it mean?

My right side corner of my eyebrow is swollen and a little bit on top right side of my eyelid, when I push pressure it hurts what does it mean?

See physician: These symptoms can be from a variety of causes from simple viral illness, to a stye to a bacterial infection by the brow driving into the lid. I rec you go to your doctor and until then warm soaks ...Read more

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In the inner corner top eyelid of my eye its red and a little swollen. It hurts a little bit.

In the inner corner top eyelid of my eye its red and a little swollen. It hurts a little bit.

Stye: Most likely a stye. Could also be cannalicilitis. Use warm compresss. If it doesn't get better in a few days see your eye doc ...Read more

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Inner corner top eyelid is red and swollen. Is causing eye to look smaller and more closed than the other.

Inner corner top eyelid is red and swollen. Is causing eye to look smaller and more closed than the other.

You may have: A stye or hordeolum. A stye is a cyst-like thing that is fluid filled and completely benign. Warm compresses on top of the eyelid usually will bring it down in 1-2 days, though if it gets infected, you will need antibiotic eyedrops or pills. Get yourself to a healthcare provider for proper diagnosis and treatment. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

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Have a red itchy patch sometimes swollen on top of eyelid for months, gets dry and flaky. What could be causing this? Anything to get rid of it?

Have a red itchy patch sometimes swollen on top of eyelid for months, gets dry and flaky. What could be causing this? Anything to get rid of it?

U may have: Have seborrheic dermatitis. See ur dr for an accurate assessment. Take care! Http://www. Aafp. Org/afp/2000/0501/p2703.html. Http://m.nativeremedies. Com/ailment/natural-treatments-seborrheic-dermatitis. Html. ...Read more