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Very delicateThe blood vessels in your eyes are very sensitive. You can burst one by just sneezing. Don't worry about a little bit of blood. Go and see a doctor if it happens regularly or if the amount of blood obscures most of the white of your eye.

Added info: When this happens, the blood slowly spreads between tissue layers. It the vessel is on the side where it is hidden, a day or more may pass between the event that started it and the appearance of blood at the front, as well as when it stops slowly spreading out. The body will reabsorb it, but it can take weeks. Vomiting is not an uncommon cause.

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