Numbness Or Tingling And Sensation Of Something In Eye

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

These symptoms are likely due to an injury to the eye or something stuck in your eye like an eyelash or dust particle. Try rinsing your eye with water or saline eyedrops. Most superficial injuries to the eye heal quickly on their own. It's best to check with you doctor if you think you've gotten a piece of metal or harsh chemical in your eye. If you have any redness around your eye or pain with eye movement, you should see your doctor immediately.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

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