Subconjunctival heme

A subconjunctival hemorrhage occurs when a tiny blood vessel breaks just underneath the clear surface of your eye (conjunctiva). This looks much worse than it really is. There’s usually no obvious harm to your eye and there’s no treatment. Even a strong sneeze or cough can cause a blood vessel to break in the eye.Continue reading “Subconjunctival heme”

A Bloody Eye

A bloody eye can be caused by a blood vessel that leaks underneath the white part of your eye (conjunctiva).   It causes alarm, but most cases do not require treatment and do not threaten vision.  Although it is not always possible to identify the source of the problem, some potential causes of subconjunctival hemorrhage include:Continue reading “A Bloody Eye”