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Cyst On Eyeball
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!
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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?
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I need to know the reason why I have a lot of fat cysts in different parts of my body -back, eye, ...?
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 , ?
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer