Red Eye (Single) And Yellow Eyes

Reviewed on 1/23/2023

Yellowing of the whites of the eyes is a characteristic sign of jaundice, which often accompanies liver disease. A single red eye is most often the result of trauma or injury or infection of one eye only. These symptoms could occur at the same time and may not be related to one single condition. If you are concerned about these or any symptoms, seek the advice of a doctor.

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:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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