1. Allergies
  2. Blepharitis (eyelid inflammation)
  3. Chalazion (a type of cyst on your eyelid)
  4. Complication from a recent eye surgery
  5. Contact lens complication
  6. Corneal abrasion (scratch): First aid
  7. Corneal herpetic infections (herpes)
  8. Corneal ulcer
  9. Dry eyes (decreased production of tears)
  10. Ectropion (outwardly turned eyelid)
  11. Entropion (inwardly turned eyelid)
  12. Episcleritis (inflammation of the membrane covering the white part of the eye)
  13. Eyedrops side effect or complication
  14. Foreign object in the eye: First aid
  15. Glaucoma (group of conditions that damage the optic nerve)
  16. Hay fever (allergic rhinitis)
  17. Injury, such as from a blunt trauma or burn
  18. Iritis (inflammation of the colored part of the eye)
  19. Keratitis (inflammation of the cornea)
  20. Orbital cellulitis (severe infection of tissues around the eye)
  21. Pink eye (conjunctivitis)
  22. Scleritis (inflammation of the white part of the eye)
  23. Stye (sty) (a red, painful lump near the edge of your eyelid)
  24. Subconjunctival hemorrhage (broken blood vessel in eye)
  25. Uveitis (inflammation of the middle layer of the eye)

Causes shown here are commonly associated with this symptom. Work with your doctor or other health care professional for an accurate diagnosis.

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