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A 31-year-old female asked:

Small, bubble like pink/flesh toned bump inside corner of eye, near nose. not painful, no irritation, other eye does not have. what could it be?

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Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 45 years experience
A cyst: Cysts around the eyes and eyelids are quite common. They generally are due to obstruction of a hair follicle, or glands such as sebaceous or sweat glands. A bubble appearance sounds most like a retention cyst to me. It may likely need to be excised surgically, so I would schedule an appointment with your ophthalmologist for evaluation and treatment. Good wishes:)

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Last updated Mar 25, 2018

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