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I hava some blood in one of my eyeball, what can be a problem

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I hava some blood in one of my eyeball, what can be a problem? Do not have any pain, could be it just a vessel burst?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Chan replied 7 years ago.

HelloCustomer

 

Is it on the white of the eye?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Yes its on the white of the eye
Expert:  Dr. Chan replied 7 years ago.

Hello,

 

It is called a subconjunctival hemorrhage (as you said, a busted blood vessel). This is harmless to your eye and vision. It is caused by many things: trauma (in your sleep or rubbing), straining (coughing, constipation), high blood pressure. Rarely, it can be caused by clotting disorders. You do not need any treatment for it.

 

I hope this helps and thank you.

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