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What could cause a kid blinking eyes frequently?

What could cause a kid blinking eyes frequently?

Many causes: 1. Dry eyes 2. Allergic eyes 3. Light sensitivity (photophobia) as seen in albinism, iris atrophy, other structural/developmental issues 4. Habit--kids do the darndest things definitely need an ophthalmological exam. ...Read more

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What could cause a frequently hot forehead?

What could cause a frequently hot forehead?

? Liver Heat Rising": If you have a quick temper this could be associated with the traditional chinese medicine concept of " liver heat rising" which can be treated through acupuncture. ...Read more

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What could be causing my frequent urination?

What could be causing my frequent urination?

Here are some ...: Here are: - overproduction of urine by over drinking, poor controlled DM, anti-diuretic hormone (ADH) suppression, high-output kidney failure, etc.; - pending overflow frequency / incontinence; - poor holding urine like in OAB, UTI, central nerve damage, etc. To sort these out, collect and bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, progress of the symptoms over time to Doc for ... ...Read more

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What could be causing my frequent nighttime urination?

What could be  causing my frequent nighttime urination?

UTI, DM, or cystitis: Urinary tract infections or inflammation would be at the top of the differential diagnosis list along with possible diabetes mellitus. ...Read more

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What could cause a kid blinking eyes?

What could cause a kid blinking eyes?

Habit: Blinking if of course normal and necessary. But a few children will blink excessively and repeatedly in a way that looks disturbing. In almost all cases this is a kind of tic or repeated habit with no underlying pathology. The usual way to get it to stop is simply ignore it, not call attention to it in any way, and most children will revert to normal after time. ...Read more

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What can cause involuntary eye movements?

What can cause involuntary eye movements?

Congenital nystagmus: Rhythmic congenital bilateral eye movements usually associated with reduced vision. ...Read more

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What may be causing sudden watering eyes?

What may be  causing sudden watering eyes?

Sudden eye watering: This occur due to any issue which irritates the eyes and stimulates the reflex tearing. Try using some artificial tears to lubricate the eyes and break the cycle. If persistent, see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What could cause pain under eyelid when blinking?

What could cause pain under eyelid when blinking?

Foreign bdy,abrasion: Most likely there is something embedded in the outer part of your eye (cornea or conjunctiva) or under your eyelid, or it could be a scratch on the cornea, the clear crystal over the colored part of the eye. ...Read more

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What could cause dry eyes?

What could cause dry eyes?

Dry eyes: Are caused by a deficiency of the tears which your eyes produce. Typically there is no specific cause found for dry eyes, but symptoms can be caused by other eye conditions, both infectious and inflammatory. If you are having significant problems, then you should see your ophthalmologist for a complete exam. ...Read more

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What could cause frequent urination?

What could cause frequent urination?

Polyuria: Too much fluid in. Diabetes REnal failure UTI Alcoholism' Low blood K. I specialize in this and here for next 2 hours. ...Read more

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What can cause uncontrollable random eye jitters/movements?

What can cause uncontrollable random eye jitters/movements?

Nystagmus?: I am not sure what do you mean by jitters? If the eyeball moves, then this is nystagmus and this is related to some kind of brain and congenital problem. If you mean movement of the eyelids, then this is eyelid spasm and these are sign of facial tics. The facial tic could be related to stress, Potassium deficiency, or some other problems. So please see a neurologist for either of these problems. ...Read more

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What can cause persistent puffy eyes?

What can cause persistent puffy eyes?

Many possibilities: Allergies, infections, hypothyroidism, liver disease, malnutrition, and congestive heart failure are among the many possible causes of puffy eyes. See an ophthalmologist if you want to discover why yours are puffy. ...Read more

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What can cause eyes to jump or twitch?

What can cause eyes to jump or twitch?

Blepharospasm : If your eyelids are twitching, it is most likely blepharospasm which in most cases can be annoying but is not usually medically problematic. I recommend that you try cutting out caffeine. If it persists, see your ophthalmologist. They can evaluate you and recommend other treatments such as Botox injections for severe cases. ...Read more

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What could be causing eye irritation/redness/soreness?

What could be causing eye irritation/redness/soreness?

Dry eye: Dry eye, allergies are common causes. Try refresh tears (over the counter). If having pain, light sensitivity, eyelid matting, or redness then see an optometrist or ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What can cause constant thirst?

What can cause constant thirst?

Many possibilities: Depends on other symptoms, what medications you are on, etc. See your doctor for a complete physical and evaluation, . ...Read more

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What can cause tingling around eyes?

What can cause tingling around eyes?

Several reasons: If it is around both eyes it is less concerning and it may be related to anxiety, you can see your family md. If it is persistent and around only one eye it could be more serious since the sensory nerves of the eye and the auditory nerve are at the same place in the brain and a tumor their may cause that. If you have hearing loss on that side must see an ENT & an ophthalmologist asap. ...Read more

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What can cause eyelids to flicker?

What can cause eyelids to flicker?

Blepharospasm: The flicker in your eyelid is a condition called blepharospasm. This is caused by nerves firing uncontrollably, stimulating your orbicularis muscle to contract. If this doesn't resolve on its own, the treatment is Botox injections to these areas, the effect of the Botox will last approximately 3-4 months before its recurs. ...Read more

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Can a nervous tic that causes you to frequently squint hard cause eye floaters?

Can a nervous tic that causes you to frequently squint hard cause eye floaters?

Not likely: The two are different processes. Try to figure out what causes the tic--bright light, facial expressions, stress. Floaters are inside the eye and may be evaluated by your ophhalmologist. ...Read more