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bottom half of eye is red

This month, about once a week I will wake up and the bottom half of my left eye will be red and irritated, you can see the blood vessels. The top half appears normal. This usually improves throughout the day and is gone within a few days completely. Any idea what this could be. My eyes have been dry lately and I've been usuing Systane eye drops but the problem started before I was using the drops and persists now that I am using them. Also, do I go see my normal Dr. or my eye dr? There is no pain or itchign, no discharge from the eye.
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Could be scleritis, allergic conjuctivits, dry eye keratopathy, uveitis, blepharitis, or other problems.  Sounds like it should be able to be easily treated.  Continue artificial tears and see ophthalmologist and I suspect you will do very well.

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