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DP's eye keeps swelling up, any ideas why??

(8 Posts)
hughjarssss Fri 01-Aug-08 23:49:05

Its the same eye, every couple of weeks it swells up and becomes sore.

He went to the doctor the first time and she said just to put a warm flannel on it, it didn't help and keeps returning.

Anyone know what it could be?

AvenaLife Fri 01-Aug-08 23:50:56

Eye ball or eye lid?

hughjarssss Fri 01-Aug-08 23:52:52

Eye lid

AvenaLife Fri 01-Aug-08 23:54:05

Where abouts? Around the lashes or above?

Is the swelling red?

Lubyloo Fri 01-Aug-08 23:54:25

Sounds like a stye

Lubyloo Fri 01-Aug-08 23:55:22

Here.

hughjarssss Fri 01-Aug-08 23:58:01

Above the lashes Avenalife.

Just going to look at your link Lubyloo

hughjarssss Sat 02-Aug-08 00:02:56

Yep it does sound like a stye, poor dp, hope he can get rid of it, its really annoying him.

Thanks everyone

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