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Hello I woke up this morning and it hurt to blink, And it hurts to touch my eyelid, can you please Help me?

Hello I woke up this morning and it hurt to blink, 
And it hurts to touch my eyelid, can you please 
Help me?

Stye : This could be a sign of an early infection in your lid. Start doing 4X a day warm compresses 10 min. at a time. If it continues to get worse or is no better see your ophthalmologist (M.D.) ...Read more

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My top eyelid hurts when i touch it and when i blink it's been like this for a few days what should I do what is it?

My top eyelid hurts when i touch it and when i blink it's been like this for a few days what should I do what is it?

Stye?: It's possible that you have a stye affecting one of the eyelid oil glands that is sore to touch or rub. Try applying hot compresses to the eye lid for 10' 2-3 times daily and gently massage the eyelid after the application. This should ease the pressure within the gland and eventually should release the trapped contents. This usually takes a few days to resolve. If not see an eye md. ...Read more

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I've had pain below my eyelid for a week. It hurts when i touch it, but it doesn't hurt otherwise. What might be the cause of it & how can I treat it?

I've had pain below my eyelid for a week. It hurts when i touch it, but it doesn't hurt otherwise. What might be the cause of it & how can I treat it?

Pain under eye: First ask a health care provider to look under the eyelid. If that is not a problem it may be referred from a tooth root or your sinus. ...Read more

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What can cause a swollen eyelid that hurts to touch and when I blink?

What can cause a swollen eyelid that hurts to touch and when I blink?

Stye: This is probably a stye or basically a pimple in your eyelid. Sometimes these protrude inside the lid and cause foreign body sensation with blinking. Try vigorous hot compresses and see an eye doctor if not getting better in 48 hrs. ...Read more

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When i touch my left eyelid, it hurts, but only on the top, and my eye has been itchy/feels like something's in it. What do I do?

When i touch my left eyelid, it hurts, but only on the top, and my eye has been itchy/feels like something's in it. What do I do?

See your eye doctor: This is likely a stye. Start using hot compresses and see your eye doctor to confirm the cause of the pain. ...Read more

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What can I do for my lower eyelid? It's swollen, partially red, hurts to blink, tender to touch, and it's all on the inner corner.

What can I do for my lower eyelid? It's swollen, partially red, hurts to blink, tender to touch, and it's all on the inner corner.

Stye: This sounds like a stye. Treat it with very warm (not hot) washcloths held over the closed lid for 4 minutes at a time every two hours. This usually works but if it persists more than 3-4 days, see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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By the inner corner of my left eye, i can feel a tiny ball inside my eyelid that hurts when i touch it. When i blink, it slightly hurts. What is it?

By the inner corner of my left eye, i can feel a tiny ball inside my eyelid that hurts when i touch it. When i blink, it slightly hurts. What is it?

Heat application: Your trying to liquify fluid in "sty" so it drains. Heat 10 min. Each time. Washcloth gets cold quickly and water runs down your face. Other tricks: heat back of a spoon in warm/hot water and apply the spoon to the sty - repeat when spoon cools. Buy small new potatoes - microwave one. Apply to lid. Not messy, stays warm longer. Dont burn yourself. Also, antibiotic drops/pills if inflamed. ...Read more

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