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Got hit under the eye( above cheek) with a tv remote. Couldnt

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Got hit under the eye( above cheek) with a tv remote. Couldn't open eyelid when it first happened 2 hours ago,but now can open eyelid a little bit. but not all the way. Will my eyelid be able to open all the way eventualy?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 4 years ago.
Hi. I'm online and happy to answer your question today.

From what you have told me I would expect that your eyelid will be able to open all the way once the effects of the trauma have resolved.

I would guess that someone threw the remote at you?

If things don't continue to improve you should have an ophthalmologist take a look at your eyelid.

Does this make sense to you?

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