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What are protruding eyes from?

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Dr. Jeffrey Gold
Ophthalmology

In brief: Genetics or thyroid

If both eyes are protruding, look at other family members for the same appearance.
It is usually genetic. If one eye is protruding there may be eye socket disease or an overactive thyroid gland and you should see your eye md at once.

In brief: Genetics or thyroid

If both eyes are protruding, look at other family members for the same appearance.
It is usually genetic. If one eye is protruding there may be eye socket disease or an overactive thyroid gland and you should see your eye md at once.
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