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Fell over hit my head and now eye has swollen no brusing brusing

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Eye Doctor: Dr. Abid, Doctor replied 2 years ago
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Hi there ...

Thank you for your question ....

Post trauma swelling of soft tissue is common specially around eyes because of the reason that lax tissues are more around eye , and this is body response against trauma .

You shouldn't worry for that , this takes almost 2 weeks to settle .

Antinflammaroy pills like Tab Ibuprofen 400 mg three times a day will gelp you out .

Cold sponging of area is also helpful .

Regards ***** ***** luck .

Please rate my answer as good service .

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
why did it take a whole day for the swelling to come up and no brusing?
Eye Doctor: Dr. Abid, Doctor replied 2 years ago

Because blunt trauma present in same way , and bruising presents with BOTH SWELLING AND BRUISE .

So you have blunt trauma .

Regards .

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
How long till the swelling stops. seems to get bigger over night when Im asleep
Eye Doctor: Dr. Abid, Doctor replied 2 years ago

Almost 2 weeks .

Regards .

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