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Why is my eye red and pussy after a night?

Why is my eye red and pussy after a night?

Blepharitis: Sounds like an eyelid and eyelash problem. See an eye physician. While you wait to be seen wash your lids and lashes with baby shampoo or ocusoft lid scrubs. When you see an eye doctor they will check for other diseases like glaucoma, cataracts, diabetes, etc. ...Read more

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Nephew 6yr old has some green puss coming out of his eye last nite was very red now a little red an he says it hurts what could it be? Wht can I d?

Nephew 6yr old has some green puss coming out of his eye last nite was very red now a little red an he says it hurts what could it be? Wht can I d?

Infection: A colored discharge usually means bacterial infection, this seems to be in the lacrimal drainage area. One has to worry about an infection of the lacrimal sac. The only way to be sure is to have him seen by an eye care professional. ...Read more

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My left eye is red, swollen and has puss coming out, also teary eyed. What can it be?

My left eye is red, swollen and has puss coming out, also teary eyed. What can it be?

Infection likely: Although allergy can cause the symptoms you describe, it usually is present in both eyes. The presence of pus is more likely associated with infection rather than allergy. This is called conjunctivitis and should be treated with antibiotic drops. ...Read more

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My sons eye is red .. Only half the eye..Its not itchy or no puss... He wears glasses but not all the time and its only one eye.. Not sure what is?

My sons eye is red .. Only half the eye..Its not itchy or no puss... He wears glasses but not all the time and its only one eye.. Not sure what is?

Subconj. Hemorrhage: Mostly like a subconjunctival hemorrhage which is like a bruise on the white part of the eye. Because the skin is thick, a bruise looks bluish, but because the outer covering of the eye is thin, it looks blood red. Usually takes 2 to 3 weeks to resolve. ...Read more

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My corner of eye(beside the nose) is swollen red and when I press on it yellow puss ejects. Is this an infection?

My corner of eye(beside the nose) is swollen red and when I press on it yellow puss ejects. Is this an infection?

Possible infection: Your description is consistent with an infection. You should seek medical consultation for appropriate diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I've had flu/cold symptoms for the last 4 days. This morning I woke up and my right eye is red with yellow puss around it. What could this be?

I've had flu/cold symptoms for the last 4 days. This morning I woke up and my right eye is red with yellow puss around it. What could this be?

Conjunctivitis: You may have one of several causes for this, including infection extending from your sinuses. You should go to an ER and be examined ASAP. Vision is precious and you need to be examined and treated depending upon what is found. Good luck and hope this helps. ...Read more