Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
182 Doctors are Online

Redness on one side of eye only, what this symptom might be ? please suggest me

My daugther is 13 mos and currently attends a day care. She is walking and of course getting into thing but I am always watching her. I notice last night that one side of her right eye is pink reddish. I contacted her daycare provider to ask if she notice this earlier but she said no and I didn't notice it until my husband asked me about it. She is not fussy, her eye is not tearing, she of course rubs her eye (especially when she is sleepy),her eye is not swollen and no redness around her eyelid. She is just her regular self. I wanted to know what this symptom might be?
Asked On : Thu, 28 Jan 2010
Answers:  1 Views:  570
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
  Anonymous's Response

Hi.. Redness of the eye is due to the congestion of the blood vessels of the eye. It can occur due to multiple reasons. It could be due to allergic conjuctivitis, or due to infection too.. You may have to get her examined by an ophthalmologist if the redness persists or increases.. Occasionaly it can spontaneously resolve on itself too...

Answered: Thu, 28 Jan 2010
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor