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Dr. Rick, Board Certified MD
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Experience:  Ophthalmology since 1994 with Retina sub-specialty interest
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Dr. Rick. I also have swelling underneath my eye round the

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Hi Dr. Rick. I also have swelling underneath my eye round the cheek bone area. If first started with an itch, then rubbing the eye. The next day the area was red and swollen. It looked like a mosquito bite
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 1 year ago.
Hi. I'm Dr. Rick and I have two decades of ophthalmology experience. I'm online and happy to answer your question today.
How long ago did this start?
What does it look like now?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
My right side started on Tuesday, however a week prior was the left side.http://i58.tinypic.com/16krofd.jpg
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for the picture.
It looks more like an allergic reaction in the picture and given that antibiotic have not cleared things up I think it is time for you to consult with an infectious disease specialist or, possibly, a dermatologist.
I do not like the fact that this has been going on for so long without relief.
Does this make sense to you?
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