A 24-year-old female asked:
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I had a stye about a month ago and it went away. Now I have a red bump on the inside of the same eyelid where the stye was. Any ideas?

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Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Most likely scar for: Small scar vs cyst.
Answered on May 22, 2017

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