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I have a little wart next to my eye, so can't I use a freezing stick thing like from the commercials that i can at a store. Thats it?
No: These devices are not safe to use near the eyes. ...Read more
Allergies or bleph: Allergies and blepharitis cause itching . Over-the-counter allergy medicine and eyedrops help relieve it. Zaditor is a good eyedrop. Blepharitis also causes itching is a minor infection of the eyelids associated with stys. Crusting and tearing is common. Warm compress with daily baby shampoo washing of the eyelids helps relieve this. Severe cases are placed on antibiotics by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a wart right under my eye, do I have to get it medically removed or is there an at home remedy?
Would encourage: dermatologic evaluation. The provider can determine exactly what the lesion is as well as treating it. ...Read more
What is this little growth in corner of eye and is that a wart just under my eye? Best method of treatment/removal?
Growth: Growths should be removed on your own. See an md. ...Read more
Std's: Eye contact with semen is contact of a potentially infectious fluid with a mucous membrane. Thus transmission of many stds can occur--a person infected with HPV may be infected with other diseases. HIV, syphilis, gonorrhea--these can all be transmitted in this manner and enter the body through the eye. You should be checked for stds including HIV by your physician. ...Read more
Yes, but not smart!: Sure-if you are very dexterous and don't mind the pain ; risk of infection, bleeding and the unknown. What you are describing is likely a true fibro-epithelioma (skin tag) or could be a filiform wart or even a skin cancer. You are best be treated in the doctors office where a sterile field, anesthesia and appropriate pathology and followup can be performed. Ps-that solution on tv-not great idea! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer