Hi. I'm online and happy to answer your question today.
Tell me more about this blood clot. Did you have any pain associated with it or did you just notice it in the mirror or have it pointed out by someone else?
Where are you going on the cruise?
two days ago I noticed a red area. no pain. now it is a little tender and much larger. seems to be pertruding a little
Well. The best thing would be for you to cancel the cruise. I will
In the vast majority of cases, sub conjunctival hemorrhage is nothing to worry about. It is usually not a sign of any serious condition but rather is just a small broken blood vessel in the conjunctiva that looks much worse than it really is. No treatment is necessary. Think of a subconjunctival hemorrhage as a bruise. The reason it looks so red (some people say it looks like a piece of raw meat) is that the skin on your eye is very thin so the underlying blood shows through easily. On your arm, for instance, a bruise looks blue/purple because the overlying skin is thick, blocking the red color of the blood. Like a bruise elsewhere a subconjunctival hemorrhage will slowly go away over the course of a couple of weeks. It may spread around the globe some and change colors as it clears. This is nothing to be concerned about.
come and take the tickets off your hands so they don't go to waste........just kidding :)