Doctor insights on:
What Causes My Eye To Feel Like It Is Scratched
Corneal abrasion: Corneal abrasions are fairly common - they usually heal on their own if very tiny (probably like yours if caused by a kleenex), but see an ophthalmologist (eye md) if pain continues, increased photosensitivity, vision changes, and/or discharge. They can prescribe meds to help with pain. ...Read more
Unlikely: Most eyes with scratches have a defect produced in the corneal epithelium which is quite painful but heals well. The scratch would have to penetrate the eye or cause a progressive infection for the eye to proceed to blindness. And the person would have to ignore the symptoms of these and not get help. ...Read more
Does pink eye cause a scratching sensation against your eyeball? It feels like something is constantly scratching it and is so uncomfortable
Eyelids itched like crazy, head felt like it would explode. Scratched eyes, they puffed. Took 50mg benadryl, (diphenhydramine) it helped. What causes this?
Is it possible for a scratch to break a vessel under a person's eye and cause it too look like a spider vein or birthmark?
I've been scratching and stretching my eyes. Then I noticed my upper eyelid has a red mark when I raise my eyebrows. Causes? Symptoms of what I it is?
My 10 weeks old puppy scratched my face under my left eye. It did cause bleeding. I had a tetanus in 2011, should I get a booster or am I good?
Keep an eye on it: Just clean the area with peroxide. No need for bandage. If it turns red or looks as though it's starting to swell up, see your doctor. If it just starts to heal normally like any other scratch, no need for worry. No need for tetanus booster. Puppies and kittens tend to do that without meaning any harm! ...Read more
I believe I could have ocular toxoplasmosis due to a cat scratch in my ear that has traveled to my eye, they can find no cause for bulging eye.?
Probably not: But do not scratch it too hard ...Read more
I have a tendency to scratch my head til it bleeds. It's not lice, my head doesn't itch. Sometime I don't know I am doing it. What causes this behavior?
Habit: If your head doesn't itch, and there is no rash, you may have developed a nervous habit. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
I have a 4 year old african american daughter who constantly scratches the top of her head because it itches. What can we use that won't cause dryness?
3 month old scratches head severely despite keeping nails trimmed. He has eczema. Is this the cause and how can I treat scratches and prevent it?
My 15mnth old won’t stop scratching the back of his head. He has a rash on his body. He has incidental cyst on his brain. Could this be the cause?
No the internal structure of the brain is not affected or causative of this back of scalp rash. You can apply OTC 1% hydrocortisone 3x/d it red, itchy until gone. It
may have been caused by ;saying down to sleep and increased sweating, a contact dermatitis. Welcome to Healthtap, Dr. Ivy Fisher ...Read more
My new born of 8 weeks scratches her head by moving it side to side what causes this and what can I do to help her because she seems agitated by it?
Pediatrician to see?: Perhaps, there is a scalp rash which may have escaped your attention? Have the pediatrician do a good scalp revision and if negative perhaps prescribe some type of soothing cream or moisturinzing lotion? ...Read more
Does scratching an itch on your head cause permanent hair damage to the follicle there for causing permanent hair loss?
- Talk to a doctor online
- Feels like something in my eye
- My eye feels like it has a film over it
- I feel like there is sand under my eye
- I feel like i have something in my eye
- I feel like i have something in my eye
- Eye is red and it feels like something in my eye
- I scratched my eye
- What does ms eye pain feel like?
- What causes my ears to pop and feel almost like water is in them?