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tiny bump on white of my eye

A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Doan
20 years experience Ophthalmology
It : It is really difficult to answer this. There are benign and malignant lesions on the eye that can appear "white". You need an eye exam to determine if ... Read More
Dr. Jay Bradley
18 years experience LASIK Surgery
Pingueculae: Your description sounds like pingueculae. They are related to the sun and generally do not require treatment.
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Pinguecula: You have discovered your pinguecula. These are normal structures developed by the eye in middle years as a protection against uv light, wind and dust ... Read More

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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Berg
42 years experience Neurosurgery
You need to consult: with a Neuro Ophthalmologist, or an Ophthalmologist at the very least. It's the best I can say without seeing what you describe.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
18 years experience LASIK Surgery
Painful eye bump: Your description could be caused by many issues. If your son truly has a painful eye bump, he needs to be seen by an eye doctor.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Rather than guessing: Recommend anthropological evaluation.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pierre Guibor
55 years experience Ophthalmology
Dark circles & bumps: The dark circles are most likely familial or genetic passed on.The little tiny bumps should be seen by your local ophthalmologist and possibly biopsie ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Selem
16 years experience Ophthalmology
Several things...: What you describe can be cysts, closed sweat glands (syringomas), skin tags etc...The only way to know better is to have an evaluation by an ophthalmo ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
You need to be seen: At your age, these are probably nothing serious but since they are causing you enough anxiety you are considering removing them, you should probably h ... Read More
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Dr. Benjamin Rubin
39 years experience Ophthalmology
Ptergium: Could be a cyst, pterygium or pinguecula.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Plugged glands: Could be styes. It may be helpful to see your eye doctor. Usually the treatment s warm compresses. Chinese medicine and homeopathy may also be helpful ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wieder
35 years experience Ophthalmology
Eye structures: There are several normal eye and eyelid structures in the corners of our eyes. The ones that I am most often asked about are along the eyelid edges n ... Read More

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