Can anyone please help me with the diagnosis of my eye problem.
In December last year I woke up one morning with incredible head pain, I could barely stand. When I looked in the mirror my left eye was bright red. My head movement was also limited due to the pain, i.e. I couldnt move my head to the right. In a panic I visited A&E, my GP and also got referred to an eye specialist all of which couldn't find the cause. Eventually after 11 days the pain went and the redness went 3 days after that. Since January I would say every few days or so the same eye might flare up in the evening but other than that no pain. However 7 days ago I woke again with terrible pain around my left eye and a bright red eye and again I am unable to look right without shutting my left eye first. Also as before my eyelid is also swollen and I would say the skin around my eye looks darker when compared to my other eye.
I just don't know what that cause can be?....my eye doesn't feel dry and has no discharge. If it was a bacterial infection surely this would affect both eyes?