U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 23-year-old female asked:

What are the symptoms of inflammation of the tear duct? i have swelling on the upper left inner corner eyelid which is not going away, its not a lot but noticeable.not a stye, its not painful or tender to touch.no tearing,eye feels sore/burning/tired?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. George Yanik
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
I could be any of a number of things, without an exam it cannot be diagnosed. I suggest you see an ophthalmologist

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated May 5, 2021


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.