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My left eyeball is swollen and it it in terrible pain but only a small amount of redness. what could cause this?

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Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine

In brief: Many things

Eye pain can be very serious.
If you are having terrible eye pain you need to go to ophthalmologist or to the emergency department right away to get an exam. You do not want to lose vision and some causes of severe eye pain can cause a loss of vision. Please be seen right away.

In brief: Many things

Eye pain can be very serious.
If you are having terrible eye pain you need to go to ophthalmologist or to the emergency department right away to get an exam. You do not want to lose vision and some causes of severe eye pain can cause a loss of vision. Please be seen right away.
Dr. Kathy Robinson
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