Periorbital puffiness

What is Periorbital puffiness?

Periorbital puffiness is the swelling around the eyes due to edema. It may be due to any generalized edema or may be due to facial edema of kidney diseases. Any trauma or contusion also may produce a peri-orbital swelling.

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I think I might have a bug bite underneath my eyes, and they are swollen (very bumpy - sort of look like a pimple or a whitehead); however, they...

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Hi...dear pinkston..,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
Insect bite called irritant dermatitis..,
So follow....,
Calamine lotion morning time...

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Hi i am femail and 46 years old. Since the birth of my daughter 9 years ago i have developed very noticable under eye bags. I eat healthy and drink...

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Dear mrs Murray,Hi,Your under eye bags post pregnancy may be due to over weight in pregnancy with more of fat deposition all over the body and...

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My 9 year old daughter's eye started getting puffy after eating pistachios. No other symptoms, just puffy eyes. She has eaten pistachios before and...

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Hello and thanks for the query.

This is a classic allergic reaction. Very likely what happened is that she had a baseline allergy and after...

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