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Eye Lid Blister
For the last year, my dads eye lids have blister like welts on them & his eyes ooze some sort of liquid that crusts over. What can this be?
Oozing eyelids: mean that your dad needs to see his doc. It may be an infection and you don't want it to spread. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Examination: Blisters are always somewhat worrisome and providing possibilities doesn't help you very much. I advise an examination by an ophthalmologist to correctly diagnose and treat. Concerns would be herpetic lesions, particularly if painful. ...Read more
I have like a blister type thing on the top of my eye lid and one in te inner can I pop with a sterilized needle?
Not recommended: You need to have a health care provider examine the lesions to determine the diagnosis and the proper treatment, which may or may not involve an excisional procedure, or i;d etc. Not to mention, any such procedure should be done by a trained professional to assure the best outcomes. Good luck. ...Read more
My eyelid is swollenand I have little blisters on top of my eye lid on the eyelid and the eyelashes..what could be the cause?
I have a rash of little blisters, whitish droplets around the bottom of my eye lid that burns and itches what kind of ointment should I put on it?
Need exam: Rashes around the eyes need an exam. As you describe a "bubbly" rash, i would recommend an examination to make sure that this isn't a herpes silmplex virus infection, which can be serious around the eye, ; can affect the ocular surface. Treatment with oral antiviral agents and topical medication may be necessary. ...Read more
Dogs nail scratched my brthers eye. No vision problem as of now, no sensitivity to sunlight or when lights at home are on. He said he has very little pain but blister developed with in 1 hr on inner portion of lower eye lid. Closest Dr is 1 hr away. Is th
An urgency: You were cut off, but I suspect you were going to end with "Is this an emergency". Well, probably not. The risk is that infection may occur and especially if the cornea is scratched. The blister is evidence enough of mechanical trauma. Would recommend urgent care visit within 24hrs to examine cornea for scratch. Would update tetanus vaccination as well. ...Read more