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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

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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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

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Treating Eye Infections (Checklist)

Throw away any used contact lenses
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If you wear contact lenses, wear glasses when eye is infected
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Do not occlude or cover eyes
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Clean face towels with hot water separately if pink eye
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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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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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Treating Eye Infections (Checklist)

Prevent future eye infections by washing hands and not touching eyes
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Clean the affected eye carefully with water
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See an ophthalmologist
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Take any needed medicine as prescribed
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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 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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Treating Eye Infections (Checklist)

Hands off! Don't spread infection.
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Clean, warm, moist compresses
20 min, 4x day for 1 weeks
See doctor for Antibiotic eyedrops - keep the dropper clean
4x day
Antihistamines to reduce irritation
every 4-6 hours
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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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