Hyphema (Bleeding in Eye) - Causes

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What was the cause of your bleeding in the eye (hyphema)?
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Published: August 13

I had a spontaneous hyphema. I had no injury or damage to the eye and it just happened without any reason. The doctors said it is rare and want to check my previous lab tests. I may start taking vitamin K because it takes me a long time to stop bleeding when I cut myself. They prescribed prednisone eye drops and my eye is much better today; less pain and vision is much clearer. Plus I can no longer see the blood clot in it and it's been less than 48 hours..

Published: October 02

There was no real cause at all. I felt a slight itch at the side of my eye. I scratched it a little. When I next saw my eye, the white part was bloody and has lasted for three days..