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Why are the whites of my eyes faintly yellow?

Why are the whites of my eyes faintly yellow?

See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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Why is parts of the whites of my eyes yellow not all of it just part round outside near skin?

Why is parts of the whites of my eyes yellow not all of it just part round outside near skin?

Any yellow : Discoloration of the sclera ( the whites of your eyes) is suspicious in the first place for jaundice. A simple urine and blood examination will prove or disprove my assumption. Af course one need to see a dr. Who may discard the yellow sclera all together... Se a dr! ...Read more

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The whites of my eyes are slighly yellow/off white. What causes this and is there anything that can treat it?

The whites of my eyes are slighly yellow/off white. What causes this and is there anything that can treat it?

This is jaundice: Yellowing of the eyes suggests possible liver issues. This condition is called jaundice. This may represent a serious medical condition and warrants urgent medical attention. ...Read more

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I have noticed the whites of my eyes are becoming yellow, what should I do now. Is this a symptom of last stage cirrhosis?

I have noticed the whites of my eyes are becoming yellow, what should I do now. Is this a symptom of last stage cirrhosis?

Jaundice,,,: This is apparently jaundice and is a symptom of liver disease, not just cirrhosis. It's a result of bile backing up into the blood and body tissues. Please see your doctor as soon as you can to get examined and see what, if anything, can be done to help this. Best of luck. ...Read more

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Ive a pain in my right side more to the back area and the whites of my eyes are a bit yellow ?

Get eval: With the yellowing of your eyes, you may have an underlying liver issue that could also be related to your pains. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have Gilbert's syndrome, what can I do besides drinking water to keep the whites of my eyes white and not yellow?

I have Gilbert's syndrome, what can I  do besides drinking water to keep the whites of my eyes white and not yellow?

Don't worry about it: Although it may be cosmetically detracting, there is some evidence that elevated bilirubin may have a protective effect from cardiovascular disease and certain types of cancer due to the antioxidative effect of unconjugated bilirubin. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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I am currently taking sulfasalazine for psoriatic arthritis I have noticed the whites of my eyes have started turning yellow under my eye lids and the corner of my eyes what could this be?

I am currently taking sulfasalazine for psoriatic arthritis I have noticed the whites of my eyes have started turning yellow under my eye lids and the corner of my eyes what could this be?

Photo?: Hi--thanks for your question. It would help to see a photo (all of us dermatologists are very visually oriented). This class of medications can, in some cases, affect the liver and cause yellowing of the eye conjunctiva (the "whites of the eyes"), leading to a condition called "icterus." Other causes of yellow eyes include diet (eg "carotenemia" from eating too many carrots), etc. ...Read more