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A 45-year-old female asked:

I keep getting diagnosed with different things, but sometimes my eye itches really bad, it becomes red and swollen, then bumps with pus show up on my upper eye lid. i was told at one time it was shingles but it happens at least 3 times a year, anothe

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Chalazion? Sty?: Not shingle. See an opthalmologist . In the mean time apply warm compresses for five to 10 minutes, four times a day, to reduce swelling and promote drainage of the gland.
Last updated Jun 22, 2021

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