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I have crust on the inside corner of both eye's,

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Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019
Question: I have crust on the inside corner of both eye's, not the normal morning debrie but all day long! It started 2 weeks ago, It's now painful to rub out and comes rite back.
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Answered by Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh (40 minutes later)
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Hello XXXXXXX

Things that can cause a crusting discharge are viral or bacterial conjunctivitis (pink eye), and something that is irritating them - such as an allergy (this time of year this can be exposure to dust), or a chemical irritant.

Have you been exposed to anything new in the past 2 weeks?

Is there any purulence (pus) or is it more the typical discharge only more of it?

Any recent colds or sinus problems? New pets?
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Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh

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I have crust on the inside corner of both eye's,

Brief Answer: Thoughts on this Detailed Answer: Hello XXXXXXX Things that can cause a crusting discharge are viral or bacterial conjunctivitis (pink eye), and something that is irritating them - such as an allergy (this time of year this can be exposure to dust), or a chemical irritant. Have you been exposed to anything new in the past 2 weeks? Is there any purulence (pus) or is it more the typical discharge only more of it? Any recent colds or sinus problems? New pets?