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My right eye has been sore week . Had something in

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Hi my right eye has been sore for a week . Had something in it last Saturday got it out with a q tip wake up with a swollen eye, still sore a week later
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 1 year ago.
Go get an exam.
Infection is the concern.
Or part of the foreign body remains.
Or both.
An ER doctor or urgent care doctor can use a slit lamp to look very carefully at the eye.
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