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Itching and swelling in eyes which is dry and watery also - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I am suffering from serious problem in eyes
User :   whenever I wake up
User :   I find a lot of itching and swelling
User :   in eyes
User :   If I wash my eyes, I feel better for a hour or so
Doctor :   aok
Doctor :   How long you have this
User :   and again it is dry and watry
User :   a month now
User :   Either we can discuss this over a phone or if you could recommend me some good eye doctor , it should be fine
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am sick of Apollo Clinic and there is another hospital there
Doctor :   To get a more complete picture I need this information
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   Age 27
User :   Occupation: Siting in front of computer for a long duration
User :   Location: Bangalore
User :   Status: Singl
Doctor :   do you have the dry eyes since early yoiu joined the occupation
Doctor :   Do you smoke/drink alcohol/Any other habits?
If yes how much/how often?
User :   My eyes were always hard
User :   I couldn't use contact lens for the same purpose
User :   I do smoke and drink
User :   3 -4 per day .. smoke
User :   drink - once per month
User :   very social
Doctor :   Do you use glasses
User :   yes
User :   my numbers are close to 3.5 and 4.25 negetive
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am using it since last 12 years now
Doctor :   There are multiple causes for dry eyes
Doctor :   havent you discussed with the doctor
Doctor :   whom you last mest
User :   I met one last year
User :   he said, I have no problems
User :   I need to be more regular in my sleeping habits
User :   and He didn't even look at me
User :   So I am not sure if it counts
Doctor :   I think the problem is increased with your overuse of computer
User :   Now a days I sleep regularly at 1AM and wake up at 8AM
User :   Hmm ... ok
Doctor :   the cause of dry eyes is an imbalance in the composition of their tears. people don't produce enough tears to keep their eyes comfortably lubricated. Eyelid problems, medications and other causes, such as environmental factors, also can lead to dry eyes.
User :   ok
Doctor :   So first ou have to rule out the local causes in the eye and your occupational exposure and the environment too
User :   In bangalore, pollution level has increased at a good pac
Doctor :   I would suggest you to get a physcial examination done
User :   ok
User :   ok
User :   Where should I get it done
Doctor :   We would help you to locate that
Doctor :   near
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   0000
User :   ok
User :   yes
User :   There are two clinics here
Doctor :   One of our doctors shall call back and give you info and helpyou
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   Thanks for consult
Doctor :   Bye
User :   which I want to avoid
Doctor :   you can discuss this with the doc
User :   ok
User :   no problem
Doctor :   who calls you
User :   cool
User :   thanks
User :   a ton
Doctor :   bye
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