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Does an eye infection cause headache?

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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Could

Pain around eyes can lead to a headache because of referred pain.
Hard to localize where pain is coming from around the eye, can be from ear, tooth, sinus, head, etc.

In brief: Could

Pain around eyes can lead to a headache because of referred pain.
Hard to localize where pain is coming from around the eye, can be from ear, tooth, sinus, head, etc.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology

In brief: Maybe

Eye infections can be painful from the irritation.
This can be referred to the skull area as well causing a headache.

In brief: Maybe

Eye infections can be painful from the irritation.
This can be referred to the skull area as well causing a headache.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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