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my eye has felt irritated in the outside corner when I ...

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my eye has felt irritated in the outside corner when I slept on my left side and has been sensitive to drafts and wind. Now it is sensitive in general most of the time. can this be glaucoma?
my vision is ok including peripheral vision.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Stevens replied 8 years ago.
This is not glaucoma, the irritation is probably due to a lid issue like a loose lid exposing the eye to the elements or something to that nature. Glaucoma causes no symtoms unless it is a rare kind which causes extreme discomfort and blurring of vision. The thing you describe is not glaucoma.
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