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What is this white speck on the coloured part of eye?

What is this white speck on the coloured part of eye?

See ophthalmologist: This can be totally benign or a sign of inherited disease affecting other parts of the body or organ systems. This needs to be seen and evaluated by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Brown and red in the white part of eye, what is this?

Brown and red in the white part of eye, what is this?

Brown ; red spot: Brown ; red spots on white of eye can be due to: freckle (nevus; genetic changes); pinguecula or pterygium (due to long term sun exposure; usually elevated, starting to grow onto cornea); foreign body; cancer. See an eyemd if any concern of last one. ...Read more

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White spot in corner of eye, what is this?

Pinguecula: Probably this is a pinguecula which is a response of the white blood cells of the eye to an allergen such as dust etc. This may or may not progress to a pterygium, a benign growth extending over the edge of the cornea which has to be surgically removed.\ management is anti allergic eye drops or steroid eye drops. ...Read more

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White cloudy spot on colored part of eye?

White cloudy spot on colored part of eye?

White spot: Based on the description, it sounds like you are having an issue in your cornea. This can be a sign of something serious so you need to see an eye doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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White part of eye is brown. What does that mean?

White part of eye is brown. What does that mean?

Uvea: The layer that is sandwiched between sclera and retina is called uvea and it is usually brown. The iris is part of uvea that is seen and depending on amount of melanin pigmentation it may show from blue to black. Uvea is the layer that supplies blood and nutrients to the retina. ...Read more

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White part of my eye turn brown?

White part of my eye turn brown?

White of the eye: I am not sure why it turned brown. Some people have brown specks in the eye, which is pigment depositions, but without seeing it or getting more history, it is impossible to tell what's going on. Seeing optometrist or ophthalmologist might be helpful. ...Read more

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My daughter white part of the eye isnt white like other people her eye is kind of pink, red vein is visible and a bit of grey. Is this cause by laptop.

My daughter white part of the eye isnt white like other people her eye is kind of pink, red vein is visible and a bit of grey. Is this cause by laptop.

Probably not: There is great variability to the "white" porion of the eyes surface . Some people have thinner sclera resulting in a grey or bluish color. Some people have prominent blood vessel that cause the sy=urface to look red-- this is normal. Other causes can be allergic or dryness. Sometimes prolonged computer use can cause the eye surface to dry out due to decreased blinking. Artificial tear supple. ...Read more

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Contact is stuck on white part of eyeball!?!

Contact is stuck on white part of eyeball!?!

Rub your eyelid: Hi, Rub your eyelid or splash water in your eyes, it might slip out ...Read more

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Why is the white part of my eyes discolored?

What color is yours?: If it's pink, it could be from inflammation or infection. If it's blue, you could have a thin sclera. If it's yellow, your liver may be involved. If it's black and looks like a tiny mole, then it could be a conjunctival nevi or something else. So it could be congenital or acquired. Have your eye doctor check it out, and give you a more accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why is the white of my eyes brownish?

Conjunctival pigment: Pigment on the conjunctiva (the tissue that covers the white of the eye) is very common in people who are have more darkly pigmented skin. These brown spots are totally benign. If you are caucasian with a fair complexion, you should have the pigment spots evaluated by a medical eye doctor. ...Read more

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Is episcleritis just redness in part of eye?

Eye surface inflamme: Episcleritis is an inflammation of the interspace between the conjunctiva and the underlying white of the eye. It has no known cause. The eye gets quite red usually on one side and is uncomfortable although not usually very painful. There are some other causes which might look similar so your ophthalmologist should get a look and determine treatment as it is treatable. ...Read more

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The visible part of my eyes is yellowish while the part covered with the eyelids are white. Is this a symptom of liver problem?

The visible part of my eyes is yellowish while the part covered with the eyelids are white. Is this a symptom of liver problem?

Possible jaundice: If any part of the white of your eyes looks yellow, you should see a doctor, since this may be evidence of a liver problem. ...Read more

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There is a white dot on the brown part of my eye. Could it be a scratched cornea?

There is a white dot on the brown part of my eye. Could it be a scratched cornea?

Need to be seen!: A white dot one the cornea overlying the iris typically is an ulcer. You need to be seen urgently. And have it looked at and treated by an ophthalmologist. A delayed treatment can lead to scarring and other devastating consequences. ...Read more

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White of eye is pink. Scratched cornea or eye infection?

White of eye is pink. Scratched cornea or eye infection?

Many possibilities: Unfortunately, that's a very non-specific symptoms by itself. It can represent an infection, injury, inflammation, allergy, disease, or a long list of other causes. See your local ophthalmologist for a full examination to determine the cause and decide on treatment. ...Read more

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Part of my left eye is red. Why?

Part of my left eye is red. Why?

More info please: the list of things that can cause a red eye is literally in the thousands. You need some more detail to narrow it down. ...Read more

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Is the blood in the white part of my eye considered serious?

Is the blood in the white part of my eye considered serious?

Rarely: Blood over the white part of the eye is usually from a broken blood vessel causing a subconjunctival hemorrhage. It is rarely serious. Blood thinning agents like Coumadin (warfarin) and Aspirin can make you more prone to have the problem. High blood pressure and straining can cause it. Rubbing the eye can cause it. Sometimes, no cause is found. See your ophthalmologist to be sure. ...Read more

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What does a brown spot on my white part of the eye mean?

What does a brown spot on my white part of the eye mean?

A nevus: most of these are benign, but should be monitored for growth and / or increased pigmentation. surgical excision would then be recommended. ...Read more

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