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I have something stuck on my eyeball on the edge of my

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Hi, I have something stuck on my eyeball on the edge of my cornea. It is white and feels like there is a hair in my eye when I close my eyelid.
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Customer: Hi - I have something small and white stuck on my eyeball at the very bottom edge of my cornea (perfectly aligned with the height of my bottom eyelid). I have tried blinking all morning and even touched it with my finger to get it off, but it did not budge.
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Customer: It feels like a hair is stuck around my eye when I close my eyelid.
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  khagihara replied 7 months ago.
It could be a corneal ulcer. The causes are infection, injuries, dry eyes and so forth. You should see an eye doctor to have an exam.