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Why is the white in my eye yellow?

Why is the white in my eye yellow?

Yellow spot: If its just a yellow spot on your eyes it could just be a benign pingueculum. If both eyes are yellow all over then you should have liver function checked. ...Read more

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Why is the white part of my eye yellow & the tissue surrounding it is brown instead of bright pink? I've always wondered. Been that way for years.

Why is the white part of my eye yellow & the tissue surrounding it is brown instead of bright pink? I've always wondered. Been that way for years.

Gilbert disease?: Check your liver function test there is a harmless genetic condition called Gilbert syndrome when bilirubin is raised Nearly a quarter of a million people in the United States have it ! ...Read more

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Not all the white in my eye is yellow just round the outside what is this?

Not all the white in my eye is yellow just round the outside what is this?

Pinguecula: Pinguecula is benign degeneration of the conjunctiva usually occurring adjacent to the cornea nasally and related to exposure to uv radiation from the sun. It appears a a yellowish elevated area . Treatment is not necessary except for cosmesis or if it becomes chronically irritated unresponsive to lubrication or topical anti inflammatory drops. Surgical excision is relatively easy to perform. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's normal to have light yellowing in the eyes?

Please advise if it's normal to have light yellowing in the eyes?

Pinguecula: This could be a pinguecula which is benign but needs to be varied by a physician. Sun and wind make it worse. ...Read more

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What is the cause of yellowed eyes?

Seek out a doctor!: The yellowing of the eyes, or jaundice, is usually caused by a serious medical problem of the liver. Please see a medical doctor today. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more

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Why are the whites of my eyes faintly yellow?

Why are the whites of my eyes faintly yellow?

See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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What causes the whites of eyes to turn yellow?

What causes the whites of eyes to turn yellow?

increased bilirubin: There are multiple causes for increased serum bilirubin. Major ones are a. Hereditary hemolytic anemias. B. Liver disease. See your primary care dr. ...Read more

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My eyes are are yellow.What's going in with me.

See a doctor: Yellow eyes can be due to liver disease (scleral icterus). You can also have small growths that form on the eyes at 3 and 9 o'clock if you look at the eye that are due to sunlight exposure called pinguecula. If the entire whites of your eyes are yellow, and you have any other symptoms, you should see your primary care physician. ...Read more

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Parts of the whites of eyes are yellow/reddish?

Eye color: The red color could be due to allergies, infection, dry eye, and other conditions. A yellow color could be due to liver problems, such as a high billirubin. You should see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Person's eyes are yellow instead of white, why?

Person's eyes are yellow instead of white, why?

Degenerations???: True "yellow" eyes (sclera) need to be assessed for systemic jaundice which signifies liver disease ; need for medical evaluation. More commonly, a yellowish spot in the horizontal area is an actinic degeneration known as a pinguecula...Also pterygium, any eye care physician could quickly determine this with exam. ...Read more