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What causes me to get ptosis randomly on my right upper eyelid?

What causes me to get ptosis randomly on my right upper eyelid?

Depends: Can be many of reasons including myasthenia gravis or migraine. Random ptosis should be evaluated by a neuro-ophthalmologist or possibly an ophthalmic plastic surgeon. Ptosis can be a sign of other diseases including a tumor in the lung. Get checked! ...Read more

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Why do I always boil on my lower eyelid?

Why do I always boil on my lower eyelid?

Blockage?: You may have a blocked duct or pore that makes the area susceptible to boil/stye formation. ...Read more

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Why does my right eyelid keep twitching?

Why does my right eyelid keep twitching?

Twitching eyelid : Twitching eyelids called "myokymia" in one eye one lid is most likely a sign for eye strain of the kind occurs with need for glasses correction or adjustment, general fatigue, eye dryness, etc. Simultaneous upper and lower lid spastic closure with or with out facial spasm might be more serious condition as would be bilateral lid closures. See an eye doc. ...Read more

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Why does my lower eyelid are my left eye constantly twitch?

Blepharospasm: twitching of the eyelid is called blepharospasm. All muscles in the body can twitch, these muscles are so small that the twitching is very obvious. http://www.neurocuro.com/blepharospasm-eyelid-twitch/ ...Read more

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Why do my body and eyes twitch when i close my eyes?

Why do my body and eyes twitch when i close my eyes?

VariousPossibilities: This is a pretty broad description. Generally localized muscles or muscle groups such as in the eyelids can twitch or have mini-spasms based on misfires from the nerve(s) controlling them. Best bet is to minimize or avoid any stimulants such as caffeine and try some extra hydration. If symptoms persist or are functionally bothersome, see your md for further diagnostic and treatment options. ...Read more

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Why do I have twitching in my upper lips my lips twitch uncontrollable

Why do I have twitching in my upper lips my lips twitch uncontrollable

Too vague: How old are you? Is the twitch intermittant or constant? How long do you have this? Is it getting worse or the same? Some are not significant, some can be pathological. You should have an exam to determine if you need a neurological consult. ...Read more

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Left lower eye lid started to twitch. Bothering me. What can I do. What caused this?

Left lower eye lid started to twitch. Bothering me. What can I do. What caused this?

You will get better: The most common things that make the muscle in your eyelid twitch are fatigue, stress, and caffeine. Most people experience this type of eyelid twitch on occasion and find it very annoying. In most cases, you won't even notice when the twitch has stopped. Eyelid twitching usually disappears without treatment. Get more sleep. Drink less caffeine. Lubricate your eyes with eye drops. ...Read more

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Why when I woke up the side of my eye/upper left face feels bruised? It really hurts :( What should I do to help my face?

Why when I woke up the side of my eye/upper left face feels bruised? It really hurts :( What should I do to help my face?

Face Feels bruised: Can you send a photo? Do you have any skin lesions? If can't see anything, you likely slept on your side face in a way that makes it feel strange. If persists, you might need check for diabetes. Rarely are such symptoms due to a tumor but see MD if persists. ...Read more

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My left forehead and left eye hurt when i raise my left eyebrow, what could this be?

My left forehead and left eye hurt when i raise my left eyebrow, what could this be?

Lots of possibities: Sinus infection or congestion. Is there a rash to suggest shingles, although that's not usually a subtle condition. Any rash to suggest insect bite? Sometimes it hurts to move your eyes if you are sick with a cold, but since that's a virus it will pass. See your doctor if ibuprofen isn't helping, you get fevers, or it's not better in a few days. ...Read more

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Why does my eyes hurt when I look out the corners of my eyes? And its makeing my head hurt?

Why does my eyes hurt when I look out the corners of my eyes?  And its makeing my head hurt?

Muscle strain: You're likely just straining your eye muscles which is a common cause of headache. Get an eye exam if it's been more than a couple of years. Get reasonable sleep (6-8 hrs), eat regular meals, get some daily exercise. Medically limit yourself to advil or Aleve (naproxen) and head/neck/facial massage. ...Read more

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What to do if my right right eyelid occasionally will like lag/twitch weirdly?

What to do if my right right eyelid occasionally will like lag/twitch weirdly?

Eyelid twitch: For many people, the muscles of the eyelid do this when we are tired, after reading or using a computer monitor for too long. For some people, it has to do with control of the tiny muscles. This is called blepharospasm. Most cases are benign and self limited. http://www.neurocuro.com/blepharospasm-eyelid-twitch/ ...Read more

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Why is my eyelid twitching and what can I do?

Why is my eyelid twitching and what can I do?

Myokymia: You are describing myokymia - an involuntary twitching of the skin around the eyelids. It's believed to be related to lack of sleep, stress, and caffeine use. Change these risk factors and it should abate. ...Read more

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Why do my upper left jaw, cheek and head hurt?

Why do my upper left jaw, cheek and head hurt?

ENT or OMS: Could range from an infected upper tooth, to a sinus infection, to TMJ problem, to tumor. See ENT doc or oral surgeon for diagnosis/treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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What do I do when my temples the back of my neck and my eyes hurt?

What do I do when my temples the back of my neck and my eyes hurt?

Neuralgia?: There are multiple headache ; facial pain syndromes that could be a cause. Your generalized issues need an evaluation to try to pinpoint most likely reasons..Direct rx accordingly. ...Read more

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What do I do for lump under left armpit makes my arm and hand feel funny, what could cause this?

What do I do for lump under left armpit makes my arm and hand feel funny, what could cause this?

Nerve compression : It could be due to nerve compression. Lymph nodes under the arm can also be a sign of breast issues. Please see your primary care provider right away. ...Read more

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Why does my top left eye twitch and now my bottom left lip twitching?

Probably nothing: Twitching of the small muscles of the face is common, but rarely pathologic. This finding is most commonly associated with fatigue, overuse or other forms of stress. I would not be surprised if you are working long hours on something and not getting enough sleep. You can use B complex vitamins which some believe help with this symptom, but I suggest plenty of sleep and relaxation- be well! ...Read more

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Could you tell me why my left eyelid keeps twitching?

Benign: Twitching of the lid is common in the middle years. It is random and not precipitated by any known pathology. Mostly it is subtle and you can feel it but others cannot see it. Rubbing the twitching lid commonly stops it. Some think extra calcium and magnesium cut down the incidence. Be assured that it is benign and will not harm the eye or vision. ...Read more

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Why does my upper arm twitch when I am laying down?

Benign: Most twitching of the muscle is benign. If you notice it becoming more regular or affecting other areas of the body then discuss with your doc. You may need to see a neurologist. ...Read more

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Why do my eyes twitch and I have hay-fever what can I do to stop my eyes twitching?

Why do my eyes twitch and I have hay-fever what can I do to stop my eyes twitching?

Muscle spasm: What you describe sounds like a common condition called orbicularis oculi myokymia. It's a type of spasm in muscles around the eye. It tends to present in times of stress. It can cause the vision in that eye to vibrate, as well. If symptoms are severe or not resolving over time, you should see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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