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What causes milky white mucus in both eyes?

What causes milky white mucus in both eyes?

Irritation: Any sort of irritation can cause it. Its our eyes way of self protection. ...Read more

Mucus (Definition)

Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more


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What causes white mucus in eyes with a cold?

What causes white mucus in eyes with a cold?

Conjuctivitis: Usually, bacterial infections of the nasal cavity will involve the conjunctival membranes of the eyes/ lids and result in a purulent discharge. Topical antibiotics, irrigations, ointments can be advised by your local ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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My Son is experiencing itchy eyes, watery eyes and discharge or mucus in eyes. And they are red ?

My Son is experiencing  itchy eyes, watery eyes and discharge or mucus in eyes. And they are red 

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Ophthalmologist: An eye Dr will help him. For antihistamine, use a non-sedating one: Allegra, Claritin, Zyrtec. Generics are the same except cost less. Ketotifen and other eye drops are effective. Allergy shots may help, but involve numerous shots over a long time. ...Read more

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What causes itching eyes and discoloration of the white area from bright white to yellowish white?

What causes itching eyes and discoloration of the white area from bright white to yellowish white?

Shouldn't be yellow: Your eyes shouldn't be yellow. This is concerning b/c it's a sign of jaundice, which could indicate liver problems (among other things). I'd check this out with your doc soon - especially if you're having other symptoms like fatigue, nausea, or any abdominal pain. ...Read more

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I have a chronic cough, yellow mucus, and yellow color in the sides of both eyes. Please help, im afraid?

I have a chronic cough, yellow mucus, and yellow color in the sides of both eyes. Please help, im afraid?

Hard to tell: You need to get a complete history and physical and blood work soon. There are many possibilities. I understand your feeling but you should get checked out to know your diagnosis. ...Read more

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What causes white discharge in ovulation?

What causes white discharge  in ovulation?

Hormonal drops: Prior to ovulation, hormonal changes that occur result in more cervical mucus, and it has more of a watery consistency resulting in vaginal discharge. After ovulation, the mucus thickens and discharge slows. ...Read more

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Both of my eyes are red and mucus is coming out eyes be stuck together?

Both of my eyes are red and mucus is coming out eyes be stuck together?

Virus?/cold soaks: May be caused by a virus. Try cold soaks, make sure to wash your hands well with soap/water to prevent spreading this. Get checked by an eye dr if persists more than a couple of days or if you're uncomfortable. ...Read more

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I have pink eye in both eyes. Painful, lots of discharge and burning sensation as well as itchiness. Eyes are bloodshot with yellow discharge.

I have pink eye in both eyes. Painful, lots of discharge and burning sensation as well as itchiness. Eyes are bloodshot with yellow discharge.

See a doctor: You should see your doctor or go to an urgent care as soon as you can. You can try clean warm water compresses to your eyes, which may bring some relief. Change these frequently, and make sure to wash your hands well, as this can be infectious. If you wear contacts, make sure you do not until this is completely resolved. ...Read more

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What can cause white discharge in my vagina?

What can cause white discharge in my vagina?

Infection: a drastic change in discharge can be due to an infection such as yeast. See your gyn for an evaluation and treatment for it. You can also set up a consult to discuss this further Best Wishes Dr M ...Read more

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What could cause the whites of your eyes to turn a brownish yellow colour?

What could cause the whites of your eyes to turn a brownish yellow colour?

Pigment changes: There are several causes of color changes in the white of the eyes. Most commonly, there is a slow yellowing that can occur with time. As well, increase in the size of small blood vessels can dull the white appearance. Rarely, jaundice and other diseases can affect the white of the eye. Any change in the eyes' color should be evaluated by an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Blood shot red eyes , burning eyes with white stuff always in my eyes what could this be?

Blood shot red eyes , burning eyes with white stuff always in my eyes what could this be?

Dry eyes: The white stuff is usually mucus that is not dissolved due to decrease water in tears. It could also be blepharitis. Must see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Does dehydration cause extremely dry eyes that look dull yellow also bumps at the coners of mouth with white around my lips?

Does dehydration cause extremely dry eyes that look dull yellow also bumps at the coners of mouth with white around my lips?

Possibly : These findings could be due to dehydration but could be caused by other issues. If the symptoms do not resolve after proper fluid intake, go see your regular doctor. ...Read more

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What causes the white part of the eyes to turn yellow and blurred vision?

What causes the white part of the eyes to  turn  yellow  and  blurred vision?

Depends: Seek medical attention. Diseases of the liver, resulting in high levels of bilirubin, causes the whites of the eye to appear yellow. Your skin may also be yellow (jaundice). Blurred vision can be a result of the systemic effects of diseases of the liver. Your doctor will be able to determine if you need treatment. ...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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What can cause this dry whitish stuff around my eyes in the morning?

What can cause this dry whitish stuff around my eyes in the morning?

Demodex blepharitis: Often crusty eyes in the morning are due to blepharitis; which can be due to staphlococcus bacteria &/or demodex mites. See "lid hygiene" at eyedoc2020@blogspot.com for more info. ...Read more

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What causes foamy white mucus in back of throat that smells sour ?

What causes foamy white mucus in back of throat that smells sour ?

GERD : Probably it is reflux. Consider seeing a doc to perform an endoscopy. If it is reflux, it can cause other issues if untreated. Www.Drlugo.Com ...Read more

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What causes yellowish round balls and brown long lines in sputum?

What causes yellowish round balls and brown long lines in sputum?

Sputum colors: You may be describing infected or blood streaked sputum. This requires a physical examination and testing to determine the cause. This should not be ignored as the sputum may be the result of serious disease. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Im having brown vaginal mucus discharge daily vs yellow or white what can be the cause ?

Im having brown vaginal mucus discharge daily vs yellow or white what can be the cause ?

Infection?: There are many causes of abnormal vaginal discharge, but colored vaginal discharge usually means infection, including STDs like gonorrhea, chlamydia, or trichomonas if you are at risk. Any new, abnormal, or unexplained vaginal discharge should be professionally evaluated. See your doctor soon. ...Read more

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What are causes of whites of eyes being yellow, yellow stools with mucus, pain in middle of right rib cage occasionally?

Possible jaundice: If both your sclera (white part if eyes) is yellow, that can be due to jaundice which has to do with your liver...You should see a family doctor to have some blood work and check your liver enzymes. ...Read more

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