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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jodi Luchs
30 years experience LASIK Surgery
Depends: It depends on the type of cyst... Can you supply additional information?
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Dr. Michael Ham
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Conjunctival cyst: Depending on the size. A small conj. Cyst can be removed by incising with a small needle and is painless. A larger one may need to be incised and th ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
No known cause: Cysts are common and in most cases, occur without any known reason.
Dr. Michael Ham
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Conjunctival cyst: Depending on the size. A small conjunctival cyst can be removed by incising with a small needle and is painless. A larger one may need to be incised ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Excision: A benign conjunctival cyst that causes associated irritation or is large enough to be bothersome, can be excised under local or topical anesthesia. I ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Ham
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Conjunctival cyst: Depending on the size. A small conjunctival cyst can be removed by incising with a small needle and is painless. A larger one may need to be incised ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
61 years experience Ophthalmology
Eye lid cyst: This depends on the location within the eye lid, weather it is superficial or deep. Either way it is office minor surgery with quick recovery and lit ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Genetics: Younare probably genetically prone. These are not related to diet or the result of a particular lifestyle.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Dermoid cyst: Usually it is a dermoid cyst, which is not harmful. It can enlarge over time. You can get a scan for a likely diagnosis or can have it cut out or ju ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
26 years experience Ophthalmology
See your eye doctor : You need to see your eye doctor, and have them evaluate the size, position, how long you've had it, and what type it is. They can discuss with you the ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Negotiate: Call an ophthalmologist and tell him/her your situation. Many doctors will negotiate and work out payment plans.
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Carlin
50 years experience Ophthalmology
Time: Most go away with time. If not, see an ophthalmologist. It can be removed surgically.
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
22 years experience Ophthalmology
Cyst: If the cyst is on the eye, it is generally benign. If it becomes larger and bothersome, it can be surgically removed. A bump on the eyelid is usuall ... Read More
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