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Hello doctors I just want to ask. Ihave a cyst on my face behind my right eye. It's color is bluish green and encapsulated and movable. Is it cancerous?

Hello doctors I just want to ask. Ihave a cyst on my face behind my right eye. It's color is bluish green and encapsulated and movable. Is it cancerous?

Cyst on Face: Most encapsulated cysts are not cancerous. They can be removed with a minor surgical procedure: the wall of the cyst usually also needs to be removed to prevent the cyst from returning. ...Read more

Cyst (Definition)

A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more


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Iv had red eye pain behind, eye & headache a few days, yrs ago I had cataract surgery, cyst at back of eye & I have elshnig pearls shud I be worried?

Iv had red eye pain behind, eye & headache a few days, yrs ago I had cataract surgery, cyst at back of eye & I have elshnig pearls shud I be worried?

Eye pain: Several possibilities that may be causing the problem. Recommend you see your eye doctor to evaluate your current problem. ...Read more

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Cysts in hair, lower jaw, behind ear, over top of eye, nose bridge, both underarms, waist line, groin, around anal area would be diagnosed as?

Cysts in hair, lower jaw, behind ear, over top of eye, nose bridge, both underarms, waist line, groin, around anal area would be diagnosed as?

Warts: Human papilloma virus causes papillomas that can spread in the body. If you have so many you should see your primary care and check your immune system and an HIV test. ...Read more

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Pineal cyst. Could it cause MS type symptoms in muscle tightness, strange sensations, fatigue, nerve pain, dizziness, pain behind left eye.?

Pineal cyst. Could it cause MS type symptoms in muscle tightness, strange sensations, fatigue, nerve pain, dizziness, pain behind left eye.?

Unlikely: Most pineal cysts, if remain small, will cause no symptoms at all and are just an incidental finding on imaging. Your multiple symptoms need to be assessed, as many situations could promote your problems. Unlikely to be MS. ...Read more

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Tender bump in the crease behind ear lobe, no head. Cyst or boil? Seems to be just under skin surface.

Tender bump in the crease behind ear lobe, no head. Cyst or boil? Seems to be just under skin surface.

Lymph node?: A lymph node resides in this area synonymous with mononucleosis (mono / kissing disease) If you are having other symptoms you need to be evaluated, and possibly for lymphoma given your age and other neck pains. ...Read more

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How do you treat eyeball cysts?

How do you treat eyeball cysts?

Conjunctival cyst: Depending on the size. A small conj. Cyst can be removed by incising with a small needle and is painless. A larger one may need to be incised and the entire cyst sack be removed. This takes a little longer, but with the right drops and possibly a small injection of Lidocaine is painless also. ...Read more

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What could cause an eyeball cyst?

What could cause an eyeball cyst?

No known cause: Cysts are common and in most cases, occur without any known reason. ...Read more

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How can they remove an eye cyst?

How can they remove an eye cyst?

See your eye doctor: You need to see your eye doctor, and have them evaluate the size, position, how long you've had it, and what type it is. They can discuss with you the best approach, and what's involved. Usually, it's an outpatient procedure, so you go home the same day. ...Read more

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Have a painful cyst at the corner of eye has increased in size and I have no insurance what is my best course of action to get it removed?

Consider going to a: County hospital or call different drs clinic in your area and ask & compare prices. Best wishes! ...Read more

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How do you remove a conjunctival eye cyst?

How do you remove a conjunctival eye cyst?

Excision: A benign conjunctival cyst that causes associated irritation or is large enough to be bothersome, can be excised under local or topical anesthesia. I do these in my office under an operating microscope, and I generally have to place an absorbable suture to secure the wound. ...Read more

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What might cause bloodshot eyes with small cyst-like bump?

Cyst on eye?: If what you describe is truly cystic (clear bleb), the bleb may result from an included foreign body. The elevated area of the conjunctiva can dry out and become inflamed. If what you are describing is a solid elevation nasally of temporally to the colored iris, you may be describing a pingueculum. This is an UV damage area and can result in inflammation. Get an exam. ...Read more

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What is the procedure for removing a cyst on your lower eye lid?

What is the procedure for removing a cyst on your lower eye lid?

Eye lid cyst: This depends on the location within the eye lid, weather it is superficial or deep. Either way it is office minor surgery with quick recovery and little or no pain. ...Read more

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I need to know the reason why I have a lot of fat cysts in different parts of my body -back, eye, . ..?

I need to know the reason why I have a lot of fat cysts in different parts of my body -back, eye, . ..?

Genetics: Younare probably genetically prone. These are not related to diet or the result of a particular lifestyle. ...Read more

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My son got small cyst under skin of his head above his left eye, do I need to do scan to find out what it is, I have concerns about it, ?

My son got small cyst under skin of his head above his left eye, do I need to do scan to find out what it is, I have concerns about it, ?

Dermoid cyst: Usually it is a dermoid cyst, which is not harmful. It can enlarge over time. You can get a scan for a likely diagnosis or can have it cut out or just watch it. Most of my patients chose to have it removed to find out for sure what it is. ...Read more

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I have a cyst on my eye how do I get rid of it?

I have a cyst on my eye how do I get rid of it?

Cyst: If the cyst is on the eye, it is generally benign. If it becomes larger and bothersome, it can be surgically removed. A bump on the eyelid is usually a stye or chalazion, which can be managed with warm compresses and topical antibiotic. In either case, seek help from your local ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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I'm on Accutane and have a large cyst under my eye, how long will it take to subside?

I'm on Accutane and have a large cyst under my eye, how long will it take to subside?

It will go away: Sooner with treatment. This is a blocked oil gland, treatment of hot compresses to the area for 10 minutes as many times a day as possible (3-5 times) with time the gland with open up and drain properly. This is a common thing seen while on accutane. ...Read more

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Cyst on white of eye. Can this go away on its own? Mine isn't itchy, just waters a lot.

Cyst on white of eye. Can this go away on its own? Mine isn't itchy, just waters a lot.

Depends on how big: It is and how long its been there? See an eye doctor, so it can be measured, and if it's causing a lot of tearing, you need medical help. So, your eye specialist can examine you, do a dilated fundoscopic exam to look inside your eye (s) too and give you a definitive answer. That's the best thing to do! Don't delay! ...Read more

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I have a tumor the size of a pea on my right side, I also kave a cella cyst reft kii on left side and it's pinching my eye sight nerves?

I have a tumor the size of a pea on my right side, I also kave a cella cyst reft kii on left side and it's pinching my eye sight nerves?

Brain tumours: You will need to ask your neurologist or neurosurgeon for specific details.

Here's some general information on types of brain tumours including pituitary tumours and their treatment.

http://patient. Info/health/brain-cancer-and-brain-tumours ...Read more

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I think I've got a cyst under my eye have been taken staphylex for the past 6 days and it's not doing any thing should I head to the hospital?

I think I've got a cyst under my eye have been taken staphylex for the past 6 days and it's not doing any thing should I head to the hospital?

See ophthalmologist: This is not an emergency situation. You have a mature stye which sometimes ends up as a hard cyst in the lid. This can sometimes spontanously go with time you can apply heat to accelerate this process. If the cyst is large or is bothering you, see your ophthalmologist to learn about other options. ...Read more

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Pain in lower eyelid cuz of eye cyst?

Pain in lower eyelid cuz of eye cyst?

Probably Stye: If this occurred rather suddenly, it probably is a stye, which is a blocked oil gland of the eyelid. It can become secondarily infected and can spread to adjacent tissues leading to cellulitis. Most of these styes respond to very warm compresses 3-4 times/day for 10' followed by gentle massage with a washcloth containing a small amount of baby shampoo. After a week, the stye should nearly resolve. ...Read more

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Blisters/cysts and blood in eye, why?

Blisters/cysts and blood in eye, why?

See Ophthalmologist: Blisters and cysts as well as blood are not normal. See your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of a cyst on the upper eye lid?

What can I do to get rid of a cyst on the upper eye lid?

Depends: It depends on the type of the cysts. We can get a stye which is the oil gland blockage on the lid margin. The cyst can be a different kind of skin oil gland or sebaceous gland. It also can be a fluid filled cyst. If its a stye heat pack can help. Majority of the time it requires surgical drainage or excision. ...Read more

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Is a cyst visible by an eye? Its near my breastbone. Is it cancerous? What should I do?

Is a cyst visible by an eye? Its near my breastbone. Is it cancerous? What should I do?

Doubtful: Most likely, the visible cyst is evidence of a sebaceous cyst. A cyst of the oil glands of the skin. Without formal review, options can not be discussed. Consider review by a general surgeon. ...Read more

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Have cyst on R eyeball. Feels like sand on surface of my eye. It is a clear irregular bump on the white part. Hurts. L eye is prosthesis. Worried!

Have cyst on R eyeball. Feels like sand on surface of my eye. It is a clear irregular bump on the white part. Hurts. L eye is prosthesis. Worried!

Pinguecula: This is most likely a normal structure called a pinguecula. These are located next to the colored part of the eye at the 3 and 9 o'clock positions. Probably reasonable given that you have only one eye, to have an ophthalmologist inspect this to be sure. ...Read more

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Can lupus cause a cyst in the eye or on the kidney?

Can lupus cause a cyst in the eye or on the kidney?

Lupus and eyes: Lupus can cause many eye problems, including retinopathy (abnormal blood vessel formation), scleritis, vein occlusions, cranial nerve palsies, and optic neuropathy. Plaquenil, (hydroxychloroquine) a medicine often used to treat lupus, may have eye toxicity of its own depending on dosage and duration used. It is important to have regular eye exams with an ophthalmologist. ...Read more