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Eye blinking symptoms: Introduction

Eye blinking symptoms: Problems with the ability to blink or excessive blinking. See detailed information below for a list of 35 causes of Eye blinking symptoms, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Eye blinking symptoms:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Eye blinking symptoms. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Eye blinking symptoms

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Eye blinking symptoms: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Eye blinking symptoms, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Eye blinking symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Eye blinking symptoms

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Message Boards for Eye blinking symptoms

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Diagnostic tests for Eye blinking symptoms:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Eye blinking symptoms. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Inspect the eyes and look for the presence of any foreign bodies
    • Fluorescein and Rose Bengal staining of the surface of the eye may show small defects in the cornea suggesting dry eyes or corneal ulceration
    • Measure visual acuity
    • Central nervous system examination, including cranial nerves looking for signs of 7th nerve palsy (which may be due to brain stem stroke, brain stem tumor or multiple sclerosis) which causes inability of the eyelid to close forcefully on the affected side and consequent dry eye
    • Look for signs of Bell's palsy (7th nerve palsy of unknown cause) e.g. unable to wrinkle forehead or close eye forcefully on affected side, unable to whistle or blow out cheeks
  • more tests...»

Eye blinking symptoms: Animations

Eye blinking symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Eye blinking symptoms may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Eye blinking symptoms

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Eye blinking symptoms. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Eye blinking symptoms: Deaths

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Eye blinking symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Eye blinking symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Eye blinking symptoms:

The list of organs typically affected by Eye blinking symptoms may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Eye blinking symptoms

The list below shows some of the causes of Eye blinking symptoms mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Eye blinking symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Eye blinking symptoms. Of the 35 causes of Eye blinking symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 34 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Eye blinking symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Eye blinking symptoms' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Eye blinking symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Eye blinking symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Eye blinking symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Eye blinking symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Eye blinking symptoms:

    Medical Conditions associated with Eye blinking symptoms:

    Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Eye movement symptoms (523 causes), Eyelid symptoms (911 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes)

    Symptoms related to Eye blinking symptoms:

    Eyelid symptoms (911 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Eye pain (475 causes), Dry eye (38 causes), Watery eye (547 causes), Blepharospasm, Eye twitching (390 causes), Benign essential blepharospasm, Hemifacial spasm (3 causes), Corneal irritation (8 causes), Injury, Stress, Lack of sleep (12 causes), Fatigue (3235 causes), Prolonged staring, Eye strain, Neurological disorders

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