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Eye dilation

For about a week or two, I have noticed that my eyes have been dilating by themselves. They have been dilated very large! I have also noticed that my right eye is dilated more than my left & sometimes when my right eye is dilated my left one wont be! My eyes also feel tight sometimes & when they feel that way, thats when I notice they are dilated. I was just wandering if this is something I should be concerned about & if I need to have it checked out.
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Dear mieka0586,

If you have concerns, then you should seek care of an eyeMD.  Pupils do dilate in dim light and constrict in bright light. Because you notice a difference in size, you should get checked.

Dr. Feldman

Sandy T. Feldman, M.D., M.S.
ClearView Eye and Laser Medical Center
San Diego, California
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