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What Does It Mean When You Have Yellow In The White Of Your Eye
Yellow eyes: This usually means or implies liver disease primary or secondary. You need to see your primary doctor asap. ...Read more
What does it mean if your eyes hurt to look around and they are a little yellow in the white part of my eye?
Depends: Eye pain with movement can be due to any number of problems including cellulitis, optic neuritis, dry eye. If this is something that persists or is accompanied by other symptoms, it is important to have an ophthalmologist look at your eyes. If the sclera appear yellow, this could possibly be a pinguecula (small growth at 3 or 9 o'clock looking at your eye) or a sign of liver problems. ...Read more
Pinguecula: You are probably seeing a normal growth called the pinguecula. These are located next to the cornea (the colored part of the eye), on the nasal and lateral side. They are the eye's callous like the thickening on the palms which protects the eye from wind, dust and irritants. Almost all people have them but they vary in size and thickness. ...Read more
Maybe: Yellowing of the eyes could be a sign of jaundice. Liver problems can cause this. Other medical issues can cause it as well. You should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more
Jaundice: It could be nothing or it could be a sign of liver disease, jaundice. It warrants a visit to your primary care doctor first (not your eye doctor) ...Read more
Possible liver issue: If this is new onset and especially if you feel ill, you should see your primary md asap or possibly even go to the er. This may mean your liver is failing or that you have hepatitis. If this is longstanding issue and you are a darkly pigmented person, it may be within the normal range. ...Read more
Dried tears: Dried mucous is quite common in the mornings. It's most common in the corners of the eyes, but can crust on the lids if you are having an eye infection or allergies. If you are having a lot of this, you may need to use some eye treatment before bedtime. Talk to your eye doctor about treatment options. ...Read more
Possible liver prob: If the whies of the eyes are now yellow, you may have jaundice which is due to liver malfunction. If you see yellow only next to the cornea on the inside or ouitside of the colored part of the eye, it may be a normal structure called a pingueculum. Check with your ophthalmologist if you are not sure. ...Read more
Depends: The normally white part of the eye turns yellow due to increase in bilirubin (a breakdown product of hemoglobin metabolism) which stain the conjunctiva (membrane covering the white of the eye). This is most commonly related to liver disease and should prompt a visit to the doctor. ...Read more
Not Normal: The yellow appearance of the white of the eye is known as jaundice, and is a worrisome sign for liver or hematologic (blood) problems. Bring her to the doctor asap for an complete examination. ...Read more
Acute jaundice: Jaundice is usually due to deposition of bilirubin in the whites of the eyes. Bilirubin is the breakdown product of hemoglobin, which is found in red blood cells. It is usually cleared in the body by the liver, and jaundice of the whites of the eyes is often the first sign of a liver problem. If you have this symptom, you should see your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more
Yellow eyes: This may be associated with a liver abnormality. Please see your doc asap. ...Read more
Can mean liver: Disease or damage. See your primary care doctor for testing. ...Read more
I have had the winter sickness bug but am feeling a little better today. But I have noticed that my skin & eyes look yellow. What does this mean?
See your doc: U might have sx of liver disease a few simple lab tests & an exam by your doc will likely yield the answer. ...Read more
The whites of my eyes seem to be a light brown/yellow in colour, bloodshot too. What could this mean? No yellow pigmentation of skin or pain however
Maybe normal: This may be what we call normal or physiologic. Pigmentation depends on a lot of different things. Sometimes we see yellow of the eyes in people who have liver problems. I'm uncertain this is what your problem is. You can discuss this with your physician. ...Read more
Liver disease: Yellow sclera (the whites of your eyes) is called icterus which is an eye-specific form of jaundice. Jaundice is a result of elevated bilirubin which is caused by either liver disease or blockage of the hepato-biliary system (gallbladder, common bile duct, liver, and hepatic ducts). There are many causes of this. You should get it checked out by your doctor. ...Read more
See below: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more
There's yellow rings around my eyes. I have so symptoms- what could this mean (fatty liver disease, etc.)?
A few thoughts: Is it new? If within the sclera/whites of the eye: could be pinguecula. If within iris: could be sign of Wilson's disease. Around the eyes could be a sign of swelling (allergy, kidney problems, medication side effects etc.). Diffuse scleral yellowing or skin yellowing could be several liver abnormalities, pancreatic disease, or blood disorder involving red cells or platelets. ...Read more
My eyes are yellow and my urin is really dark. And im pooping like water and its like I cant keep nothing down. Does this mean im dieing?
No, but it sounds: Like you have hepatitis. Go to ER immediately for evaluation. ...Read more
What does if mean if the whites of my eyes have a musky pinkish hint of yellow tint with tiny red viens through them. Dark & bloodshot b4 visine.
Surface inflammation: Red eyes can be from inflammation from chronic allergies, dry eye syndrome, blepharitis (minor infection of the eyelid margin), meibomianitis (blocked ducts on eyelid margin, and from benign vascular growths on the conjunctiva called pinguecula (can grow into the cornea then called a pterygium). You need the right diagnosis to get the treatment to get rid of red eyes. You need an eye exam. ...Read more
Possibly: Those are all classic signs of jaundice and should be checked. ...Read more
What's it mean when the whites of eyes are turning yellow, your clamey and really tired eyes turning yellow, clamey, no fever, and tired
Hello.: Hello. This is serious. The yellowing of your eyes is called jaundice. Having jaundice along with feeling clammy and tired is suggestive of a possible liver problem. Please get this evaluated promptly. Take care. ...Read more
Husbands eyes are slightly yellow. Has mild cirrhosis, drinks half gallon a day. Bilirubin 2, creatinine. 60, sodium normal. What does this mean?
Liver US/ CT abdomen r/o biliary obstruction.
Needs Hepatologist/GI ...Read more
Everytime I get the flu my vision turns yellow. I don't mean that my eyes turn yellow, I mean that all I see has a yellow tone, ithappens near the end?
My eyes sometimes turn to yellow and recently my blood pressure and heartbeat rise, plus my weight reduce 5 kg in a month, what is these symptoms mean?
See doc: See your primary doctor for a complete work up. Also see eye doctor to look for eye problems such as yellowing from liver diesease. ...Read more
Most likely: These findings require medical evaluation, though other things can cause it need to rule out jaundice with some simple blood tests. ...Read more
What does it mean when the whites of your eyes are turning yellow and you are dizzy and tired with a low fever?
Scleral icterus: Most likely this means you have some sort of underlying liver problem that needs to be evaluated and properly diagnosed. Best wishes. ...Read more
? xanthalasma: A picture is very valuable for this. Xanthalasma is a possible diagnosis. They Often occur in people of Asian or Mediterranean decent and are symptomless. They may be familial. They may or may not occur in individuals with high cholesterol. A visit to an Ophthalmologist is helpful for diagnosis. They can be removed if interested. ...Read more
A few things: A yellow discoloration of the white part of the eye could be due to sun damage. Another possibility is scleral icterus. This is when the bilirubin is high in the blood and it deposits in the tissues, including the eye. This is a serious medical sign because many bad diseases, including cancer, can cause this. ...Read more
Slightly yellow eyes &when I breath in the lower right of my stomach feels like it tightens. Gag sometimes whn eating food Does this mean anything?
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