HELP---Eye bleeding

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

New Member

Date Joined Oct 2007
Total Posts : 1
   Posted 10/25/2007 8:54 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi everyone...

Ive been diagnosed with crohns for two years now and am having some weird symptoms my doctors cannot diagnose.

Wanted to see if anyone had difficulties with their eyes in the past associated with their Crohns. I have been having off and on bleeding for the past 6 months or mostly seems like my eye lid bleeding but it is the weirdest sensation in the world for your vision to all of a sudden go blurry with blood. It happens at random times throughout the day and typically my eyes will have been more red than normal that week. Im on pentasa and remicade but no other meds.

Sound familiar to anyone? Ive been to see my trusted gastro doc, and countless eye doctors with no avail. If anyone has suggestions I would appreciate it!


Forum Moderator

Date Joined Nov 2003
Total Posts : 7056
   Posted 10/25/2007 9:54 PM (GMT -6)   
Welcome to Healing Well, Meaghen! When you say your eyelid is bleeding, which lid are you taling about? Is it your lower or upper lid? Is the blood coming out of the corner of the lower lid?

The reason I ask is that a person with a sinus infection can have their inner lower eye lids bleed. Even though you may not have obvious symptoms of a sinus infection, has anyone checked you out for this?

I look forward to hearing more from you.
Moderator Crohn's Disease Forum
CD, Ankylosing Spondylitis, small fiber peripheral neuropathy, avascular necrosis, diffuse connective tissue disease, Sjogren's Syndrome ?

Veteran Member

Date Joined Nov 2005
Total Posts : 1338
   Posted 10/25/2007 9:55 PM (GMT -6)   
I've had eye problems, but nothing like that. Sorry you have to deal with it.

So far I've just had inflammation, kerititis. I've literally just gone to bed because it is so uncomfortable, but it clears up with drops.

Good luck figuring your's out. Hopefully someone will come along with more help.
Currently in remission!

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Thursday, October 27, 2016 1:58 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,712,728 posts in 299,124 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 153704 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, ewfdevhoijaz.
181 Guest(s), 3 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
hypoHashimoto, abhi, nberg

Follow on Facebook  Follow on Twitter  Follow on Pinterest

©1996-2016 LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer