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My 2 year old has a thread looking object in the corner of

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My 2 year old has a thread looking object in the corner of his eye. It is vertical and not mobile. It also doesn't seem to bother him. There is no redness or watering. Should he be seen by an ophthalmologist?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Rick :

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

Dr. Rick :

Is it on the eyeball itself? What color is it?

Dr. Rick :

Could you take a picture? If so, I can tell you how to upload it so I can have a look

Dr. Rick :

Also, does it seem to be bothering him at all?

Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 3 years ago.
Janet,

Dr. Rick says:
4:11 PM
Hi. I'm online and happy to answer your question today.
4:11 PM
Is it on the eyeball itself? What color is it?
4:12 PM
Could you take a picture? If so, I can tell you how to upload it so I can have a look
4:12 PM
Also, does it seem to be bothering him at all?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.