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A 41-year-old female asked:

went to walmart baptist express clinic for bump in eye and swollen under eye almost to cheek she said a sty are they a good place a pretty accurate or could i have two things causing swelling panic mode ?

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Eye swelling : Could be sty- whihc is an infection- that has extended. If it is swollen under the eye as well would go to ER as you may need IV antibiotics - or at least one dose- and oral antibiotics as well. Eye infections are taken seriously. With swollen under eye go to ER today.

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