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What causes a black eye besides eye injury?
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Blood or pigment
Classically, a "black eye" is a bruise around the eyeball.
This is most often caused by injury but some other causes can be a vascular defect, birth mark, malignancy, altered skin pigmentation. Best to get it checked out.

In brief: Blood or pigment
Classically, a "black eye" is a bruise around the eyeball.
This is most often caused by injury but some other causes can be a vascular defect, birth mark, malignancy, altered skin pigmentation. Best to get it checked out.
Dr. David Kira
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Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
Ophthalmology
In brief: Its bruising
It is due to bleeding under the skin or behind the eye.

In brief: Its bruising
It is due to bleeding under the skin or behind the eye.
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
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