A 50-year-old female asked:
chlorestol skin tags over eye lids?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Fred Orlando answered
35 years experience Ophthalmology
Which one?: "skin tags" usually refers to papillomas- common growths around the eyes and sometimes on the neck and elsewhere. They are elevated off the skin + look like microscopic cauliflower. They sometimes have a narrow stalk at the base. They are like a wart; caused by virus. Cholesterol deposits occur as yellow slightly raised patches on the inner parts of the upper lid- called xanthelasma. Both benign.
Answered on Feb 10, 2020
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