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eyelid mosquito bite
my 16 month old got bit on her eyelid by a mosquito and now her eye is almost swollen shut what can i do to help her
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233488 tn?1310696703
Cold compresses. It's not likely to damage the eye at all.

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I woke up today with a mosquito bite on my eyelid. Should I be rinsing it with water around 5 times a day or just use cold compresses? Also how long will it take till it is gone?
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just cold compresses. Usually 2-3 days
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My husband got stung by a tiny mosquito inside the eye 2 days ago.  He said it felt like getting pepper in your eyes.  It's red and it hurts him.  He's using eyedrops but that just takes the redness away but not the pain.
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233488 tn?1310696703
If no better today see an ophthalmologist, may need short courseof steroid drops.
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