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Itchy eyelid: Introduction

Itchy eyelid: Itching of the eyelid. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Itchy eyelid, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Itchy eyelid:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Itchy eyelid

Home medical tests possibly related to Itchy eyelid:

Itchy eyelid: Symptom Checker

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

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Itchy eyelid Treatments

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Stories from Users for Itchy eyelid

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Message Boards for Itchy eyelid

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to Itchy eyelid or relevant symptoms:

Diagnostic tests for Itchy eyelid:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Itchy eyelid. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Note characteristics of skin on the eyelid
    • Note presence of other types of skin problems - e.g. cracking, pustules, crusting, vesicles, blisters, plaques - can help determine diagnosis.
    • Note distribution of the other areas of skin affected
  • Skin patch testing - used to determine allergens in allergic contact dermatitis.
  • more tests...»

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Medications or substances causing Itchy eyelid:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Itchy eyelid as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Itchy eyelid: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Itchy eyelid may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Itchy eyelid

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Itchy eyelid:

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

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Itchy eyelid. 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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Itchy eyelid: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Itchy eyelid

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Itchy eyelid: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Itchy eyelid: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Itchy eyelid:

The list of organs typically affected by Itchy eyelid may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Itchy eyelid

The list below shows some of the causes of Itchy eyelid mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Itchy eyelid?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Itchy eyelid. Of the 14 causes of Itchy eyelid that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Itchy eyelid:

The following list of conditions have 'Itchy eyelid' 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 Itchy eyelid Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Itchy eyelid based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Itchy eyelid?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Itchy eyelid, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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

    Classifications of Itchy eyelid:

    Medical Conditions associated with Itchy eyelid:

    Eyelid symptoms (911 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Itching skin (1068 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    Symptoms related to Itchy eyelid:

    Eyelid symptoms (911 causes), Sore eyelid (12 causes), Twitching eyelid (7 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Itchy eye (293 causes), Itch (1068 causes), Blepharitis (15 causes), Chalazion, Seborrheic dermatitis (20 causes)

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