4 Years Old Had Eyelid Surgery 2 Weeks Ago. His Eyes Turned Back to Red and Swollen Today?

He was on antibiotic medicine for 7 days after the surgery. Tuesday was the last day for anitibiotic. His eyes looked perfectly on Tuesday and Wednesday, But since Thursday, His eyes turned back to red and swollen, and they are hurt now. I took him to see a doctor at walk in clinic because it was Friday night. Doctor prescribed the same antibiotic for another 7 days. His eyes are not imporving in these 2 days. He complained a lot and always want to rub. He also has allergy. Please help. Thanks

Doctor Answers 1

Swelling and itching after surgery

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it's not unusual to see more information 3 to 4 days after surgery however the most important thing for you to do is to contact your surgeon and have your child evaluated in person. Except no substitute. You should go see your doctor.


Dr. Lay

Bay Area Facial Plastic Surgeon
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