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I have hade for a few months a sort of tightness or pressure around my right eye what can it be?

I have hade for a few months a sort of tightness or pressure around my right eye what can it be?

See an eye doctor: Often, pressure around the eye is nothing more than atypical headache or sinus pressure. It is difficult to know for certain without having an eye doctor evaluate you, and this sensation can be caused by other conditions that should be checked out. Please see an eye doctor. ...Read more

Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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Do I have Bell's palsy? When I smile or raise my eyebrow (all right side) it's not the same as my left. Right Eye also feels tight

Do I have Bell's palsy? When I smile or raise my eyebrow (all right side) it's not the same as my left. Right Eye also feels tight

See PCP or ENT for: Diagnosis definitively. You may or may not have it, and they will test your facial muscles & check your eye muscles, hearing, neck tightness to (ability to rotate head left to right, up and down).Bring in your old driver's license to compare your photo and see if you have ptosis (droopy lid) too. When did this show up? Any exposure to cold/wind/stress? Bell's palsy resolves in >80% of cases fully. ...Read more

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The right corner of my right eye is very sore and tight on the inside. It hurts to blink and is not swollen or red.?

The right corner of my right eye is very sore and tight on the inside. It hurts to blink and is not swollen or red.?

Eyelid pain: Your description sounds like blepharitis with secondary eye irritation. I would try artificial tears, warm compresses, and ointment as needed. If no improvement, go see your eye doctor. ...Read more

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Will this break the bone under your eyes? When you swim, you make the goggles tight and it leave marks on the bone under your eyes?

Will this break the bone under your eyes? When you swim, you make the goggles tight and it leave marks on the bone under your eyes?

No: Tight swim goggles will not break the orbital bones surrounding the eyes. If they're too tight, they will feel rather uncomfortable though. ...Read more

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When I close my eyes tight for a second or drive through the little cracks of sunlight that seep through the trees, I get flashbacks of my life?

When I close my eyes tight for a second or drive through the little cracks of sunlight that seep through the trees, I get flashbacks of my life?

Our brains can do it: This sounds like an aspect of PTSD which may be a goof one to treat w/ EMDR. Other good research supported specialized therapy may do well too. It's painful and challenging, but people find relief and more is being done all the time. Until you find a therapist, I's try to avoid triggering as many as possible, but eventually you'll face them and win. Drugs alone will not do as much as good work. ...Read more

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Right side of my face feels tight and my eye feels like its drooping but cannot tell when I look in the mirror. Has been doing this for a few weeks.

Right side of my face feels tight and my eye feels like its drooping but cannot tell when I look in the mirror. Has been doing this for a few weeks.

See an eye doctor: Although this may prove to be a minor issue, an eye doctor should evaluate you to make sure this is not something more serious. ...Read more

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I'm having pain on the back of my neck on the right side accompanied by a tightness between my eyes. When I move my head quickly I feel a tightening?

I'm having pain on the back of my neck on the right side accompanied by a tightness between my eyes. When I move my head quickly I feel a tightening?

Headache?: It is possible you are suffering from a muscle contraction headache, which might trigger tight feeling forehead or eyes, and neck pain. If there is fever with this you must see a doctor quickly. If not, you could try heat packs to the neck, or possibly a pain reliever. With any neck and head pain, it is usually good to see a doctor to make sure it is not meningitis. ...Read more

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I moved my eyes to the left& all of a sudden the top of my head felt like it popped like when muscles tight& it's released. That how it felt. Y was that?

I moved my eyes to the left& all of a sudden the top of my head felt like it popped like when muscles tight& it's released. That how it felt. Y was that?

Trochleitis?: People report a "pop" in the orbit associated with the inflammatory condition known as trochleitis, which might be associated with your arthritis. The trochlea is a little connective tissue pulley that redirects the superior oblique muscle, a globe depressor (in adduction) and incyclotorsion (in abduction). You might try the NSAID medication you use for your arthritis. See an eyemd if persistent. ...Read more

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When I lift my eye brows I feel like a tightness in the side and back of my head and my head feels weird for 3 months now I can't do things I use tddo?

When I lift my eye brows I feel like a tightness in the side and back of my head and my head feels weird for 3 months now I can't do things I use tddo?

Several things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I get headaches a lot everyday, my forhead feels really tight and it hurts my eyes aswell?

I get headaches a lot everyday, my forhead feels really tight and it hurts my eyes aswell?

Tension headaches ar: Your headache is likely caused by the stress in your daily life. Either the school/job/ home life is causing you excessive stress. This leads to muscle tension and ultimately to painful muscles which manifest as headache.
You will benefit from making some changes in your life which can reduce stress. Find some activities which are relaxing...such as exercise, yoga or take short breaks when UR tens ...Read more

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I have had a headache at the top of head for nearly a week it also makes my eyes feel tight it is worrying me can you please help?

I have had a headache at the top of head for nearly a week it also makes my eyes feel tight it is worrying me can you please help?

Headache /eye: Go to doctor /ER/urgent care today. Could be glaucoma, tumor, vascular from carotid stenosis or aneurysm, HTN, DM. Can also be infections like herpes I or zoster. Would have it checked out today without delay. ...Read more

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My eyes feel tight, tired, and weak and I keep blinking so, so much! What is the cause of this? And what do I have? I really can't take the blinking!!

My eyes feel tight, tired, and weak and I keep blinking so, so much! What is the cause of this? And what do I have? I really can't take the blinking!!

Tefractive errir: You may be blinking for a number of reasons. We need more history. It can be a number of reasons including tefractive error to dry eyes. It is best to get your eyes checked by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What does it mean if your skin is tight (feels like glue dried there) above and below your left eye? There is no headache involved.

What does it mean if your skin is tight (feels like glue dried there) above and below your left eye? There is no headache involved.

Usually not normal: It can mean anything from too much fat around the eye (sometimes caused by thyroid problems) to increased pressure behind the eye, such as sinus, eye gland problems, or tumors. ...Read more

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I used neutrogena skin firming cream one time and my face has sunken in! My skin pulled tight, eyes and cheeks hollow. How long will this last?

I used neutrogena skin firming cream one time and my face has sunken in! My skin pulled tight, eyes and cheeks hollow. How long will this last?

Usually a few days: The effects of skin tightening creams are normally temporary, lasting from one to a few days. For such an unusual reaction as you describe, no one can say. Wash it off, and go see your doctor. Be sure to take before and after pictures with you so your doctor can see the full effect you ascribe to the skin cream. Also, take your actual bottle of skin cream with you. ...Read more

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Does muscle tension in the head cause my eyes to be heavy and I feel my vision is less than before my head feels so tight at the back and sides!

Does muscle tension in the head cause my eyes to be heavy and I feel my vision is less than before my head feels so tight at the back and sides!

Tensn headache: It seems you are suffering from tension headaches, although migraines are also possible ANS can affect your vision, you may need to see a neurologist to define your headaches and tret them properly. ...Read more

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Can coloured leds damage the eye simply because only a tight frequency spectrum of light is shinning on your eye and we evolved with full sun spectra?

Can coloured leds damage the eye simply because only a tight frequency spectrum of light is shinning on your eye and we evolved with full sun spectra?

No damage: Bright lights like leds can temporarily bleach out your vision, but won't damage your eyes. The sun's rays have considerable energy along with brightness and can permanently damage your vision--never look directly at the sun. ...Read more

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Can coloured leds damage the eye simply because only a tight frequency spectrum of light is shinning on your eye and we evolved with the sun's spectra?

Can coloured leds damage the eye simply because only a tight frequency spectrum of light is shinning on your eye and we evolved with the sun's spectra?

No damage: Bright lights like leds can temporarily bleach out your vision, but won't damage your eyes. The sun's rays have considerable energy along with brightness and can permanently damage your vision--never look directly at the sun. ...Read more

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Right neck tightness and eye soreness, what could this be?

Tension Headache: Eye pain and neck pain are not that uncommon they trigger each other sometimes. There are rare congenital conditions that directly link neck and eye muscles called torticollis. Have your eyes checked anyway. ...Read more

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If I close my eyes really tight, my vision kind of greys out when I open them, why is that?

If I close my eyes really tight, my vision kind of greys out when I open them, why is that?

Reduced blood: If you close your eyes really tight, not only does it make the photoreceptors in your eyes more sensitive to light, but you may also be compressing the blood vessels. This would have the effect of overstimulating the photoreceptors, causing you to have funny vision for a few seconds - grey, funny lights, etc. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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I'm experiencing tightness in back of my head & heaviness the whole day. However if I go out it lessens the pain. Could it be the eyes? Need help.

I'm experiencing tightness in back of my head & heaviness the whole day. However if I go out it lessens the pain. Could it be the eyes? Need help.

Headaches: This sounds like headaches caused by the eyes. Do you wear glasses? If not you should get your eyes checked. If you do wear glasses make sure you get your eyes rechecked as your prescription may have changed. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more

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Tightness above eyes and top of head also. Nausea off/on!? Plus am constipated

Tightness above eyes and top of head also. Nausea off/on!? Plus am constipated

Chronic constipation: Can cause nausea. Constipation will improve with increased activity, fluids, increased fiber with or without stool softener. Tightness of eye muscles and scalp may come from eye strain and tiredness or tension ...Read more

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Eyes hurts due to tight contact lenses. Could you tell me how long does it take for the eye to heal?

Eyes hurts due to tight contact lenses. Could you tell me how long does it take for the eye to heal?

Not tight?: Tight contacts rarely cause pain; it's the loose ones that are uncomfortable. Most contact lens irritations resolve without treatment in a day. If this has lasted longer than that, you need to see your eye doctor. ...Read more

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My eyes go heavy and hurt to touch the topof them turn my head left Al right I can here like a rice Krispy sound top of nose go's tight go light heade?

Need more info: I would need more information about your symptoms to help explain your eye heaviness and soreness. The "rice krispy" sound is likely to be some air getting trapped under your eyelid when you blink. ...Read more

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I have a slight swelling on my right cheekbone below the eye. It started with my skin feeling dry and tight. I can fee my skin a bit rough. Yesterday?

I have a slight swelling on my right cheekbone below the eye. It started with my skin feeling dry and tight. I can fee my skin a bit rough. Yesterday?

Cheekbone: Sorry to hear this. Please set up an appointment with your Primary doctor. She/ he may be able to take care of this or you might be referred to a specialist.

Hope all goes well! ...Read more

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Headaches eye pain always over right side blackouts sever exhaustion feels like a tight band around my head?

Headaches eye pain always over right side blackouts sever exhaustion feels like a tight band around my head?

See doctor soon: You need to see a doctor immediately. There are many causes for headache. Blackouts may be caused by problems in the nervous system, the heart or by metabolic causes. You need to be see by a doctor as soon as possible to find the causes for your headache and blackouts. ...Read more

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Tightness right side of my face. Eye feels droopy but it's not visible. Usually happens in the morning but goes away around noon. Anxiety? Stress?

Tightness right side of my face. Eye feels droopy but it's not visible. Usually happens in the morning but goes away around noon. Anxiety? Stress?

Unusual symptoms: This could be stress or anxiety related as you have suggested. However, although unlikely it could be an early sign of a neurological condition such as ms or myasthenia gravis. Best to be evaluated by an ophthalmologist or neurologist to be sure. ...Read more

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Getting over a cold and have very tight temples and some tension in forehead and behind eye on ocassion. Not any worse with noise, light, exercise.

Getting over a cold and have very tight temples and some tension in forehead and behind eye on ocassion. Not any worse with noise, light, exercise.

Sinus symptoms: Sounds like sinus congestion /pressure, not necessarily bacterial infection. Hydrate, steam; talk to md re: meds, if appropriate for you. Be careful with oral or nasal decongestants. ...Read more

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Tight neck muscles, headache and pain behind eye?

Tension headache: The combination of headache, stiff neck and pain behind the eye would often signify a tension, or stress, headache. The history of the development of the symptoms would be most helpful in determining this diagnosis. Naturally other entities should be entertained and anything from glaucoma to meningitis could be the cause of these sympoms. A visit to your doctor is in order if it persists. ...Read more

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Face is really red except like a glasses line round eyes, it is burning and feels tight and sore.

Face is really red except like a glasses line round eyes, it is burning and feels tight and sore.

Several possible: Causes: sunburn, rosacea, allergic, infection, autoimmune. Need an in person exam to get an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more