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I have a small lump on my eyelid

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Get checked: Any black growth can be a melanoma. If it has increased in size recently or has a fleshy nodular feel to it, it requires a medical examination by your ... Read More

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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Yang
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Stye?: If it is under the skin, and does not hurt, it could be a chalazion (otherwise known as a stye). You can try using warm compresses to see if it goes a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Waller
18 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably: Try warm compresses and gentle massage and see if you can make it go away. If not, you may need medication or surgical drainage, or it may be somethin ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Carlin
49 years experience Ophthalmology
Heat and drops: Try warm moist compresses and antibiotic eye drops. If this doesn't work see an ophthalmologist for either a steroid injection or incision and curret ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Stye or chalazion: Likely a Stye or chalazion. Send a photo to be sure not more serious. Treat according to "lid hygiene" post at [email protected]
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hussain Elhalis
10 years experience Ophthalmology
Could be: a few different types of benign eyelid growths like epidermal inclusion cyst, hidrocystoma, or milia. A picture would be helpful, but best to have thi ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Chalazion: Most likely Stye or Chalazion. See Eyedoc2020.blogspot.com for lid hygiene instructions. Consult with us for Rx for ointment to help it improve faster
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Chalazion: Most likely, if new, is that it is a chalazion which is the end product of the presence of a stye which your body has walled off. There are other ver ... Read More
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A 7-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably a cyst: If the eyelid is not inflammed, not red, and not hurting, then you probably have discovered a chalazion, which is a cyst formed by the eye to seal off ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
18 years experience Retinal Surgery
Chalazion: Could be a chalazion/stye. Either way, you need to have it looked at.
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