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Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian
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My cat has been very itchy lately and his eyes have been

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My cat has been very itchy lately and his eyes have been bothering him as well, running and itchy as well. I thot it had cleared up but then yesterday he was scratching a lot again. This morning I noticed that I can hardly see the blue of his eye because of a marked cloudiness and a slight bump in the middle of the eye. Any idea if this is an infection or what might be the cause? I'm convinced the eye was clear yesterday.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Rebecca replied 9 months ago.

Thank you for using Just Answer. My name is Rebecca; I am a veterinarian. Please give me a moment to type my answer.

Expert:  Rebecca replied 9 months ago.

I am sorry to hear you are worried about Sunny's eye. Can you possibly post a picture of it here?

If the clear part of the eye, the cornea, appears cloudy and if you are seeing a bump on the eye this could be serious. He may have a scratch or wound on the cornea, and these can get infected or even rupture.

I am a big fan of medicinal honey, but would not recommend putting it on an eye.

Expert:  Rebecca replied 9 months ago.

How is your cat today? I hope you were able to see my response; I have not heard back from you. Let me know if I can help with anything else.