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Sudden sharp stabbing pain in eye for no reason. Left eye. What is this?
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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
In brief: ? Dry eye
Your description sounds like dry eye.
Try using frequent artificial tears during the day, ointment at night, warm compresses, and fish oil supplements. If no improvement, see an eye doctor.

In brief: ? Dry eye
Your description sounds like dry eye.
Try using frequent artificial tears during the day, ointment at night, warm compresses, and fish oil supplements. If no improvement, see an eye doctor.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
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Dr. Samuel Salamon
Ophthalmology
In brief: Common
Sharp needle-like pain lasting a few seconds is a common complaint with no known cause.
If associated with headache, or persisting for more than a few minutes, then it may be sinus-related or a variant of migraine raeder's, eg--cluster headache variant).

In brief: Common
Sharp needle-like pain lasting a few seconds is a common complaint with no known cause.
If associated with headache, or persisting for more than a few minutes, then it may be sinus-related or a variant of migraine raeder's, eg--cluster headache variant).
Dr. Samuel Salamon
Dr. Samuel Salamon
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