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Dr.S.A Alam
Dr.S.A Alam, Doctor (non-eye specialty)
Category: Eye
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Experience:  MBBS/FCPS (R)
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I am on 02- 24/7 Have emphysema, have had 2 very bad nose

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I am on 02- 24/7 Have emphysema, have had 2 very bad nose bleeds (same side as eye) Now use Saline drops/gel all the time. Also have had Blephits (sp) all my life. Over last month eye is bloodshot most of the time. Am home bound. Some pain right before the eye filled with blood.
JA: Did you have a recent injury to the eye? How is your vision?
Customer: No and wear glasses. Had cataract surgery on both eyes several years ago.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Down to 25% OF one lung left. The reason I'm home bound. Not able to have any kind of
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr.S.A Alam replied 9 months ago.

Thank you for your question, yes blood shot can be due to flare up of lung infection, if you have cough, fever, sputum then you should consider antibiotics as this can be flare up of infection. Thank you.