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Is there anyway that his puffy eye is the start of pink eye ?

My 11 month old has a puffy bottom eye lid that looks like a black eye without the black. His eyeball is not red at all and He doesnt rub it or touch it like it itches. He also has a fever but i am about 99% positive that it is from teething cause he acts like his mouth hurts and he had the fever for 2 days before he woke up this morning with the puffy eye. Is there anyway that his puffy eye is the start of pink eye ?
Asked On : Fri, 1 Oct 2010
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puffy eye could be because of any infection and can lead to conjuctivitis.please donot neglect this and consult good pediatric ophthalmologist soon.
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Answered: Thu, 1 Sep 2011
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Nephrologist Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha's  Response
Thanks for the query

Puffy eye with fever can happen in GN. I strongly suggest u get a urine routine with s creat and cbc and approach a good pediatrician, GN is common in children and it is a treatable disease. PLease do not neglect it
Have a healthy living
Answered: Mon, 29 Aug 2011
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