Ask an Eye M.D. Answer Archive
What could cause eyebrow pain and swelling?
If one eyebrow is painful and swollen, it could be a local infection, sinus disease, or shingles. If both sides are involved, allergy, thyroid disease, infection, seborrhea, rosacea, and sinus disorders are common causes. You should see an Eye M.D. who can examine you and make a diagnosis.
Answered by: Richard G. Shugarman, MD
Categories: General Eye Health
Have a question that hasn't been answered yet? Ask it!
Search for Questions & Answers
Meet Our Experts
- Your questions are answered by more than two dozen members of the American Academy of Ophthalmology who volunteer their time with EyeSmart.