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Ive got this jelly-like yellow translucent substance pooled

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I've got this jelly-like yellow translucent substance pooled in the bottom right corner of my right eye. That eye is reddish-yellow and feels swollen/pressurized in the corner. It's hard to close it over the slight protrusion.

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Hi. I'm online and happy to answer your question today.

Dr. Rick :

It sounds like you have edema of your conjunctiva -- the "skin" around your eyeball.

Dr. Rick :

This can be from many causes, but the most common is an allergic reaction.


I suggest you use cold compresses and well as over the counter allergy medicines such as claritin D as well as benadryl 50 mg. Artificial tears can also be used to soothe your eyes.

Dr. Rick :

If you wear contact lenses, take them out.


If your vision is affected, you have a lot of eye pain or the eye becomes very red then you should see an ophthalmologist right away.


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