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I was rubbing my eye...
I was rubbing my eye due to irritation . Now when i look in the mirror and squint the white part of my eye when i squint hits against my eye ball and its irritating
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Eye Doctor: Dr. Rick, Board Certified MD replied 1 year ago
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Eye Doctor: Dr. Rick, Board Certified MD replied 1 year ago

It sounds like you might have scratched your cornea.

If you wear contacts keep them out for a few days.

Also use artificial tears to soothe your eyes.

Things should be better in a day or so. If not, or if things get worse then see an ophthalmologist.

Does this make sense to you?

It's safe for you to press the positive feedback button now if you so desire. And, never fear, even after you press that button I'll still be right here to continue helping you, but, as I do work for tips, I want to make sure you are happy before rating me.

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