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Yellow In White Part Of 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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
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
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.
Not a heavy drinker but I am a bit of a spaz. I noticed part of my eyes seem to be kind of yellow. It may have always been that way. Is that possible?
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Is it normal for the white part in your eyes to be yellow and feel heavy even if you sleep and exercise?
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?
Is it normal for the edges around the white part of my eyes (especially where veiny) to be slightly cream/yellow in color?
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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?
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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