It's been 4 months since my eye surgery, and since October, every night my eye waters like crazyyyyyyy. And when I wake up the next day, my upper lid is swollen 10 times than before. Then it settles back down during the day and the watering occurs again when I'm sleeping. Do you guys think its infected or something..?
My eye won't stop water ever since I had my ptosis eye surgery?
Doctor Answers 1
Tearing after ptosis surgery
You should see an ophthalmologist or oculoplastic specialist. There are many reasons for eye tearing. It could be because you are not closing your eyes completely and that causes air to get into your eyes, causing dryness and irritation, which in turn causes reflex tearing.
Have a question? Ask a doctor
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.