The Eye Is Suddenly Swollen And Bluish Red?
Afternoon, sorry to disturb, want to ask. If the eyes are suddenly swollen and bluish red, then when the prostration hurts a little, why is that?
Eyes that are suddenly swollen and bluish red like you are may be caused by an eye infection (conjunctivitis / inflammation of the conjunctiva) either due to viruses or bacteria. This condition can cause symptoms in the form of red eyes, swelling, pain, watery eyes, itching, and lots of eye discharge.
However, please note that the symptoms of eye swelling and redness can also be caused by other medical conditions such as:
Allergies Eye irritation Blefaritis (inflammation of the eyelids) stings Insect stings Eye injury To determine the cause of the complaint you should see an ophthalmologist so that it can be examined in person. Through a physical examination, the doctor will assess the condition of your eyes and trace the cause, so that appropriate treatment can be given to you according to their basic condition.
To reduce complaints, the following suggestions you can do:
A cold compress can help relieve swelling that arises. If the eye swelling is caused by a blockage in the oil glands, a warm compress can help clear the blockage. Clean the eyes gently with a clean cotton swab soaked in warm water 2 times a day Avoid rubbing the eyes or touching the eyes with dirty hands for a while avoid using eye make-up or soft lenses (when using contact lenses) Use eye protection (glasses) when traveling outside the house.
dr. Muliani Sukiman