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Last night i got a bruise on my eyelid. it was swollen. now

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hi. last night i got a bruise on my eyelid. it was swollen. now the bruise is spreading. there was no trauma. i felt like something was wrong & when i looked in the mirror it was bruised
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.

This is Dr. David

I am sorry you got a bruise on your eyelid.

bruises can spread because the blood can move slow down with gravity.

you should be icing the area to help decrease swelling

how did you get bruised? did you get hit in the eye?