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Subconjunctival Hemorrhage (Bleeding in Eye) (cont.)

Exams and Tests

Your ophthalmologist takes a concise history of the events prior to the subconjunctival hemorrhage and performs an examination. Your blood pressure may also be checked.

If trauma was the cause, a more thorough examination using a slit lamp (a special microscope for examining the eye) will usually be performed.

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Subconjunctival hemorrhage is defined as blood between the conjunctiva and the sclera, and it is involved in the differential diagnosis of a red eye.

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