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I have clogged blocked gland on my eye. I've been treating it with warm compress for about 2 months. My eye is still blocked. What do I do?
Have a small (half a pea) sized lump on the shaft of my penis, it's not painful and had 14 months it before sexually active. Told it was blocked gland?
Doc said I have a blocked gland on my lower eyelid and to massage it. It's been two weeks and hasn't gone away. What other treatments can I do @home?
Chalazion: is a blocked eyelid gland which forms a small lump inside the lid. If warm compresses don't help, occasionally a course of oral antibiotics will shrink the lump. If this doesn't help, then you may benefit from a minor procedure done in the office. A small amount of anesthetic is injected into the eyelid and the lump is opened from the inside surface of the lid. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a swollen/blocked gland under my chin and two cold sore. Should i see my gp and get an antibiotic?
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Warm moist compress: Many patients have developed thick oil in the oil glands inside the margin of all 4 eyelids,near the roots of the eyelashes.This can cause sties..Usually the thicker, dried,blocked oil in the tiny oil glands respond to warm,moist heat.-- the KISS principle applies here.Keep It Super Simple-I think that may be a wet washcloth for 15 seconds in the microwave and apply it to closed eyelids & repeat ...Read more
Fluids and sours: Similar to kidney stones you want to increase hydration to help flush, thin secretions. You also want to increase excretion (output) . This is done by stimulating saliva production. Sucking on lemons, or sour candy. Warm compresses and milking may also be recommended in addition to the above. See your local ENT specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See an ENT Doctor: Your doctor can find out what is the cause of your problems. A stone can form and block a salivery gland. Cancer is unlikely but sometimes benign tumors can arise in the duct and can cause a block. That is why you need a good ENT surgeon to investigate the cause of your problem and guide you into treatment. ...Read more
Plenty of such gland: Not all the sweat glands can block! They number in thousands, so a blocked duct or two would not stop you from sweating! ...Read more
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