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What does it mean if your eyes hurt to look around and they are a little yellow in the white part of my eye?

What does it mean if your eyes hurt to look around and they are a little yellow in the white part of my eye?

Depends: Eye pain with movement can be due to any number of problems including cellulitis, optic neuritis, dry eye. If this is something that persists or is accompanied by other symptoms, it is important to have an ophthalmologist look at your eyes. If the sclera appear yellow, this could possibly be a pinguecula (small growth at 3 or 9 o'clock looking at your eye) or a sign of liver problems. ...Read more

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What will cause the white of your eye to get a yellow film the corner of the eye has a patch of yellow on the white part of the eye it looks like you could wipe it away but you cant

What will cause the white of your eye to get a yellow film the corner of the eye has a patch of yellow on the white part of the eye it looks like you could wipe it away but you cant

This: This is mostly likely a pinqueculum which can occur because of dryness or the effect of uv light from the sun. It is not a reason for concern, but wearing uv protective sunglasses and using tears four times a day should prevent it from worsening. ...Read more

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Why does the white part of your eye turn yellow?

Why does the white part of your eye turn yellow?

Yellow eyes: Yellowing of the eyes can be caused by chronic sunlight exposure. This causes degenerative changes in those parts of the white of the eye which are most exposed to the sun. If the eyes are diffusely yellow, then it could be caused by jaundice and should be evaluated by your medical doctor. ...Read more

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The exposed part of my eyes is yellow (or brown). I don't have liver problem. Is it because of dryness or something?

The exposed part of my eyes is yellow (or brown). I don't have liver problem. Is it because of dryness or something?

Not usually: Dryness usually doesn't cause this. See your doctor for a good physical exam and possibly some blood work. Best of luck! ...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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I have yellow like thing in the white part of my eye and at the surrounding of the black part of my eye. I am scared, tell me what to do! Thank you.

I have yellow like thing in the white part of my eye and at the surrounding of the black part of my eye. I am scared, tell me what to do! Thank you.

Pinguecula: This is almost certainly a pinguecula. This is an elastic and fatty deposit which can occur medially and laterally to the pupil (9 o;clock and 3 o'clock) and is a protective callus which the eye grows as a normal structure. If this fits and you have no redness, no vision change, no discharge, then you will be fine. If not, see your ophthalmologist. ...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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Why is parts of the whites of my eyes yellow not all of it just part round outside near skin?

Why is parts of the whites of my eyes yellow not all of it just part round outside near skin?

Any yellow: Discoloration of the sclera (the whites of your eyes) is suspicious in the first place for jaundice. A simple urine and blood examination will prove or disprove my assumption. Af course one need to see a dr. Who may discard the yellow sclera all together... Se a dr! ...Read more

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I am a type 2 diabetic and noticed the white part of my eyes are yellow. Could this be related

I am a type 2 diabetic and noticed the white part of my eyes are yellow. Could this be related

See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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I'm ellah, 16 years old. I wanna know why the white part of my eyes are yellow and what will I do to make it white?

I'm ellah, 16 years old. I wanna know why the white part of my eyes are yellow and what will I do to make it white?

Exam: Yellow discoloration of the white portion of the eye (scleral icterus) can be related to liver infections or inflammation. It can also be seen in vegan diets due to hypercarotenemia. You must be examined a get specific blood testing. ...Read more

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I have a slight yellowing on the inner part of the white of my eyes... But no other symptoms. I play video games a lot. Are they related?

I have a slight yellowing on the inner part of the white of my eyes... But no other symptoms. I play video games a lot. Are they related?

Pinguecula: Pingueculae are yellow growths that occur most commonly on the nasal aspect over the whites of the eyes.
They first occur because of sun damage. They become more noticeable with eye irritation, as can happen with the dryness associated with staring at a video screen when playing games or reading. Of course, a good high res photo would be very helpful to the panel of doctors. ...Read more

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What could be the reason for the white part of your eye looking yellow?

What could be the reason for the white part of your eye looking yellow?

Jaundice: This is the buildup of bile pigments which is the result of liver or gall bladder disease. Incomplete excretion of these pigments stains the sclera yellow. With resolution of the problem, the white of the eye will return to normal. Good idea to see your gastroenterologist or primary care doctor soon! ...Read more

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There are little yellow spots around the outer part of my eye. What could it be?

There are little yellow spots around the outer part of my eye. What could it be?

Could be sun damage: It could be a sun damaged tissue which is called pinguecula. The sun causes degeneration of the conjunctival collagen that will lead to wedged shape yellow/white changes. Please use uv protection by wearing good uv coated sun glasses. ...Read more

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The white part of my boyfriend eye s turning yellow were been dqting for q year. Its always been yellow but it seems to be getting darker?

The white part of my boyfriend eye s turning yellow were been dqting for q year. Its always been yellow but it seems to be getting darker?

Get it checked out: Yellowing of the white part of the eye can sometimes be associated with liver problems. Please have your boyfriend see a medical doctor soon and good luck. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have a little bit of yellow in the white part of your eyes?

Pinguecula: You are probably seeing a normal growth called the pinguecula. These are located next to the cornea (the colored part of the eye), on the nasal and lateral side. They are the eye's callous like the thickening on the palms which protects the eye from wind, dust and irritants. Almost all people have them but they vary in size and thickness. ...Read more

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White part of my eye turning a faint yellow colour, why?

White part of my eye turning a faint yellow colour, why?

Iiver disease: This could be a manifestation of liver disease cause icterus. I recommend seeing a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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