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My 12 year old son says it hurts around his eyes when he looks

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My 12 year old son says it hurts around his eyes when he looks up, down or side to side. (The opposite side hurst like the muscle is being pulled) Should I take him to the doctor?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Stevens replied 7 years ago.
Most often, there is nothing significant going on, but rarely, there may be some inflammatory condition in his orbit (eye socket). If his symptoms persist for more than 24 hours, he should be seen. He should be seen now if he has any changes in his vision. Regards
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