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Red spot in the eye after beauty treatment, subconjuctival hemorrhage - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   i got a red spot in eye
Doctor :   Ok
User :   after facial
Doctor :   OK
User :   may be after applying astragene
User :   no irritation
Doctor :   OK
User :   but the spot is still the same from past 4 days
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   I would like to know a few more things before I can suggest you: User :   ok
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   25
Doctor :   Is this the first time you got a facial done?
User :   no
Doctor :   OK
User :   not even realised tht it happn
Doctor :   Can elaborate the symptoms produced due to the red spot?
Doctor :   like location, number?
User :   no burning sensation or no reaction was there
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know the location of the spot in the eye?
Doctor :   Is it near the cornea or surrounding it?
User :   near to the retina
User :   near to cornea
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know the size of the spot?
Doctor :   Was there any injury to the eye in the recent past?
User :   no
User :   and its not completly red
Doctor :   Ok
User :   half part fo the spot is shaded
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Does it completely surrounds the cornea or just the spot?
User :   one spot
Doctor :   OK
User :   not even touching the cornia
Doctor :   May I know your occupation? and does it require lots of stress?
User :   yes
User :   Technical engineer
Doctor :   Do you use any power glasses?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Do you feel any strain in the eye>?
User :   sometimes
Doctor :   After going through the description provided by you, I feel that the red spot is due to subconjuctival hemorrhage.
User :   and the dark red color is there in the spot where it exposes.. the half part of the red sport is covered and there its less shade
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It is a condition where there is presence of small quantities of blood due to bleeding through the arteries supplying the scleral tissue.
User :   ok...
Doctor :   There is no need to worry as it is seen in most of the people and gets healed on its own.
User :   i just checked the images in google and its the same iam having with a small size
Doctor :   It can cause due to excessive strain to the eye or any injury while riding or travelling.
Doctor :   OK
User :   why its coming
User :   and how do i prevent
Doctor :   As i said you before it is due to any injury or strain to the eye.
User :   ok..
Doctor :   You can prevent it with wearing eye shades while travelling
User :   is it due to the use of laptop
User :   ok
Doctor :   wash your eyes with water twice to thrice a day.
User :   ok
Doctor :   It could be as it induces strain to the eye.
User :   is it because something went inside while travelling
User :   ?
User :   ok
Doctor :   Might be..
Doctor :   As it is self healing there is nothing to worry.
User :   ok....
User :   how many days it takes to heal..
Doctor :   It will take upto 7 to 10 days completely to heal.
User :   ohh
Doctor :   If it doesnt heal or there is increase in size then you need to see a Ophthalmologist to know if there is any systemic cause for this condition.
User :   ok..
Doctor :   aaDid you follow my suggestions?
User :   yup
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   no... nothing....
User :   Thanks alot for the help
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now.
User :   Thanks alot
User :   Bye
Doctor :   Bye
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