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Itchy Bump White Eye
I just notice 2 clear bumps on my waterline. Not hurt. Not itchy. Does not irritate my eyes. How to treat and what it is?
Not sure: I am sorry but not sure what waterline is. If this is on your eyelid could be a small style or chalazion. With problems like this is always best to see and feel lesion to help make a diagnosis. Best to see your doctor for evaluation. Sorry I cannot be more helpful. Best of luck ...Read more
I have about 4 small bumps under my eye around my eye bags they appeared yesterday and were fine but have increased and are itchy ?
Itchy: Itchy bumps may be from insect bites or be hives or be from an allergic reaction to something that comes in contact with your skin under the eyes. For relief try an antihistamine like benadryl(causes drowsiness) or Claritin (loratadine). See your Physician if more appear or redness appears and spreads. ...Read more
Eyes were still itchy and red. They were also swollen, but there weren't bumps. Why is the itchy red area around eyes lasting for so long?
A few possibilities: This could be due to allergies, dry eyes, or eye infections. The treatments are very different. For allergies, zaditor (ketotifen) is a good otc eye medicine. For dry eyes, lubricating tears are necessary. For infection, usually of the eyelids, start with eyelid warm compress and diluted baby shampoo scrubs. You should have a baseline exam with your eye doctor. ...Read more
Chalazion/hordeolum: Most often, this finding would be the result of a blocked and infected gland or hair follicle of the eyelid. Depending on the location, it could be called a chalazion or hordeolum (stye). Treatment with warm compresses will resolve many of these lesions. See an eye md if the bump is not resolved within a few days of using warm compresses, or anytime if it worsens. Some need to be drained with surg. ...Read more
Two days ago,I woke up and the inner corner of my right eye is redder than the left,slightly swollen and is sometimes itchy.I can feel a bump on it.
Ophthalmologist: This may be the result of a blockage in a gland duct of the eyelid.. It's best to have an ophthalmologist evaluate and treat you. In the meantime apply warm soaks until you're examined. ...Read more
I have a pimple like bump on my upper face between my noes and eye. it dosnt hurt or anything it just gets itchy sometimes and it has something like ?
My left eye is so itchy so I rubbed it then I woke up with a bump in the left side of my eyeball. A bit swollen too. What to do?
Sudden eye swelling: Hard to know what is going on from the description here, but sudden eye swelling around the eye could be a sign of bacterial infection, which can spread quickly and compromise your site. Have this evaluated very quickly. Virtual consults on this site can be used for personalized advice, in this case to better determine urgency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I got a tiny bump under right eye for over a couple of months. No pain no itchiness, no redness. New one forming under l left eye. Please advice?
I have these tiny colorless bumps on my forehead (near eyebrows and eyes) it's itchy too. what are those and what treatment should i consider?
Epidermal cyst that: may have keratin in it. You're seeing benign bumps also known as epidermal inclusion cysts that has dead skin cells covering a bump, and they are hard to remove by yourself, once you start having them appear. You can also see an oculoplastics surgeon, who will probably use a syringe needle to remove them at their base using local anesthetic. so they don't come back. Try using warm compresses too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Around my eyelids started to get itchy the rest of my face got tiny bumps then my eyes are swollen ?
Allergic reaction: It appears your face has come in contact with something your allergic to or you have eaten something you are allergic to. You should think about what touched your face or what you have eaten. Being in direct sunlight can cause a reaction like you have. If you do not have Glaucoma, you could consider taking a Benadryl (diphenhydramine) caplet and Zantac to help alliviate your problem. See MD as soon as possible. ...Read more
What most likely is it if i wake up with a swollen eye, it's a little bump on top of my eye and is red and itchy?
Stye or chalazion: This may be a stopped up oil gland. Try applying warm clean wash rag as a soak for 5-10 minutes three times a day. If it goes down in size great--if not, see an ophthalmologist as these sometimes need to be drained. ...Read more
I have a hard small bump on my eyeball under my left top eyelid. My eye has been itchy but I'm not sure it's from that. What could it be?
Impossible to say: A diagnosis may be possible by seeing a picture, but otherwise based on this description it could be anything from simple allergic conjunctival (outer layer of the eye) swelling or perhaps an infection (stye or hordeolum) of the eyelid... A growth on the eyeball itself would be unusual but not impossible. You could take a photo and consult a Healthtap doc, or go in for a visit in-person. ...Read more
I have what I think is a stye on left lower lid, there is a bump on the outside corner but eye itchy and pull down lid it's real red and some spots?
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
22 yr. old male, with a red, swollen bump under his R eye. appeared 2 days ago. it is not itchy nor painful. somewhat hard at the head.can send a pic?
I have a raised bump under my eye that is flesh colored and very itchy, I just noticed it not too long ago while I was in the shower. I was playing with my dog before I went to shower not sure if its just from that?
Stye : A stye is a red and painful lump on the eyelid. It happens when a small gland on the edge of the eyelid gets infected or inflamed. Styes can occur on the upper or lower eyelids. Most styes get better on their own after a few days to a week. A chalazion also causes a lump on the eyelid. A chalazion is not tender or painful, but it often lasts longer than a stye does. Warm compresses can be helpfu ...Read more
Eyelid bump: It may be a stye or chalazion. Do not press it ,use warm compresses 5-8 times a day and it will open on its own. Don't wear makeup while you have this. You can wash your eye with baby shampoos to keep it clean and to avoid getting more. If it does not go away in a few days go to doctor/ urgent care /telemedicine doctor for prescription antibiotics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer