My eyes have gotten blood red today. I have tried splashing cold water but It didn't help. Eyes are getting a little itchy and heavy but there is no pain. Can some qualified eye doctor advise me what should I do in this situation?
FCPS | Karachi
If both eyes involve better get opinion of eye specialist. It may be a routine infection that gets better in one week
1 year ago
MBBS,FCPS | Karachi
If there is no pain then then most likely it's subconjunctival Haemorrhage which will resolve itself in 4 wks but it's always better to get opinion of any eye spec near you
MBBS, FCPS | Islamabad
If the vision is alright it is likely to be conjunctivitis. It could be due
to a variety of causes. If both eyes started at the same time and the
predominant symptoms in an itch and a stringy discharge its likely to be
allergic. You can use over the counter topical drops to see if the
condition settles; however i would highly recommend seeing a doctor esp if
symptoms do not improve in a day. If you woke up with sticky eyes, or if
one eye started a day before the other and both later became sticky. It is
likely to be bacterial infection. Further if one eye preceded the other by
more than a day and together with being red they are excessively watery
than its possibly viral. Both will require a visit to a doctor for
management and correct diagnosis
Thankyou so much!
MBBSFCPSMRCSFRCSFCPS VITREO RETINA | Lahore
AoaBetter get it checked please It's not a condition I can advise online
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