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What causes a swollen red eye in an infant?

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Dr. Sumanth Amperayani

Pediatrician, Pulmonology

Practicing since :2003

Answered : 8156 Questions

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Posted on Thu, 29 Dec 2016 in Vision and Eye Disorders
Question: My baby woke up with a swollen red eye. How do I know if it's something serious?
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Answered by Dr. Sumanth Amperayani 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
I need more information - Please get back with answers

Detailed Answer:
Hi....I understand your concern. But I need more information before guiding you further scientifically.

Please answer my questions -

1. Was there any fever?

2. Are the eye ball movements painful?

3. Is there any purulent eye discharge?

4. Is it single eye or both?

5. Can you upload an image on this website please?

Regards - Dr. Sumanth
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Sumanth Amperayani 3 minutes later
My daughter has taken him to dr
Thank you
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Answered by Dr. Sumanth Amperayani 18 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Wish the kid good health

Detailed Answer:
Hi... happy to hear that the kid has been taken to medical help.

I wish the kid good health.

Regards - Dr. Sumanth
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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