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It sounds like you have a subconjunctival hemorrhage. Let me go over your questions one at at time as there are a lot of them :)
1. No. It will not be permanent.
2. Yes. It will go away.
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.
3. No, you are not physically scarred for life.
4. 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.
Whew! My fingers are tired from all that typing ;) That was a lot of answers.....
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Hello Dr. Rick:
Thanks for taking the time to respond! I am sooo relieved with your response. Mind you the bruising is not red and it is more like a dark grey'sh brown colour. It has been over two months now.. How long???