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what could produce yellow colored skin around my eyes?

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Dr. Bruce Saran
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Xanthalesma: Xanthelasma are yellow plaques that occur most commonly near the inner part of the upper lid eyelid and sometimes on the lower lid. They are a predictor of risk for heart attack, heart disease, severe atherosclerosis, and death in the general population. Get checked out.
Answered on Apr 18, 2013

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