Firmoo > Answers > Eye Health >  question

Question

Ask questions

Sharron Green


11/07/2012

What causes sunken eyes in children?

I can't believe that my little kid got sunken eyes. What causes the sunken eyes to him? Any suggestion?
Related Topics : sunken eye eye health
Answer the question

Answers (2)

  • hand_to_mouth

    11/07/2012

    Do your little kids wear glasses? Generally speaking, as myopes with moderate prescription have to wear glasses over a long period of time, they are liable to get sunken eyes. Furthermore, with the fatigue of the eyes, they are likely to manifest the symptom of sunken eyes due to metamorphic eyeball. Therefore, you should pay attention to your kid's ocular hygiene and ask them not to stay up and to relieve the fatigue of their eyes by dripping some eyedrops properly. And tell them not to wear glasses as far as possible, if they have to wear glasses over a long time, contact lenses are better for them. Besides, more diets which do good for the eyes should be available.
  • walkingalone_

    11/08/2012

    As far as I know, there are various causes that could give rise to sunken eyes with children. The most common reasons are lack of sleep, much too slim and pale, and other eye-related diseases. So, it is indeed a serious problem which deserved your due attention. My advice for you is to take the kid to consult an eye doctor in a good hospital and follow the doctor's directions. Speed is of the essence.
Jumpto