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Little Blister On Eyelid
I have got a single small blister in upper inner left eyelid since yesterday. What could be the reasons and remedies?
Warm compress: It's probably a sty, a moderately inflamed "sweat duct" in the eyelid. I tell my patients to get a damp wash cloth and pop it in the microwave for 30 seconds. Test it on your wrist to make sure it's not too hot. Place warm compress the closed eyelid for about5-10 minutes and re-heating as necessary. If it does not get better in a week or gets worse go to your eye doctor. ...Read more
Over 2wks I've gotten one tiny blister at a time working around inside edge of my bottom eyelid and now one on top lid. They hurt and itch a little.?
There are a number: Of teeny mites that grow on the face and like to live in the eyelashes. Demodex folliculorum. This is the most likely explanation for your symptoms. You should see a health care provider for evaluation and to receive appropriate prescription therapy. (Dermatologist) In the meantime wash your face and eyes twice a day with a gentle facial soap and washcloth. ...Read more
I got small bumps, almost tiny blisters on my eyelid about 2 months ago. 2 days ago I got a dry patch in corner of eye. What could it be?
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?
Small blisters on my lower eyelids following a diagnosis of conjunctivitis and being using polytrim (polymyxin b and trimethoprim) (5d). Is this possible or related? No other sympto
Could be possible: It could be possible related to that or could also be a different infection. I would recommend eye examination ...Read more
White blisters: Clear blisters on the whites of the eye may simply be cysts. See an ophthalmologist to confirm. ...Read more
I have a small white blister between my eye and nose, at the end of my eyebrow and bottem of my chin. Very painfull w/ fluid in them. What could it be
Something that looks like a small blood blister appeared under my eye a few months ago and is still there. Could it be cancer?
Eyelid Lesion: Would need to have it evaluated by an Ophthalmologist or Dermatologist to know for sure. ...Read more
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
I have a fever blister that is in my nose and I think it has spread to my eye. Is this possible? My eye is very red, vision becoming a little blurry
Nasociliary nerve: The varicella zoster virus (chickenpox) can reactivate simultaneously in the eye and the tip of the nose. Known as hutchinson's sign, the common pathway is the nasociliary nerve. This is theoretically possible with herpes simplex virus (fever blisters), but that virus usually affects the lips, the eyes and the genitals. See an ophthalmologist asap to prevent complications of inflammation. ...Read more
I have a small fever blister on my lip and touched it slightly. I forgot I touched it and rubbed my eye. Am I at risk of getting this in the eye?
No: A "fever blister" also known as "cold sore" is manifestation of the herpes virus - type 1, which is very common and typically only manifests in the way you're currently experiencing. Exposure to the mucus membranes of the eye cannot cause you to develop a blister in the eye. Best wishes. ...Read more
I want to know if I have an allergy or if something bit me, my symtoms are small red swollen. Blister like, itchy spots and a red eye?
Allergie: It sounds like an allergy. You can use antihistamines and if it is not effective. See your GP ...Read more
Yesterday I had pain under my right eye and scalp was very sensitive with a rash or small cluster of Today pimples. Today I have blister like lesion.
Shingles: You are describing what sounds like an Herpes Shingles eruption. I recommend a quick evaluation and initiation of treatment to lessen the severity and viral shedding. An antiviral medication like Valtex™ 3000mg daily is given for 7-10 days. It's best to treat within 3 days. Also any lesions near the eyelid or eye should be evaluated concurrently by an EYE MD, especially if rash is above the eye. ...Read more
I've been getting fever blisters once a year or so on lip could I all the sudden get one on eye lid or get poison ivy feels like little bump on eye?
Watch: This can be spontaneous. Watch, if it does not resolve get it checked out. ...Read more
Petechia: Tiny little blood blisters/petechia can come from high pressure on the body and suffocation. So depending on the extracurricular activity, this may be a result of that! ...Read more
I have a blister deep inside the outer corner of my eyelid. No discharge and no redness. Not near the rim of lid. What could it be?
Retention cyst: You should see an opthalmologist if this is bothering you. It could be retention cyst. It could be lanced by an eyecare specialist easily. ...Read more
One of my upper eyelids has become diffusely itchy, red, & swollen, but no pain. No signs of bites, blisters, bumps or the like. What could this be?
I have a blood blister under my eyelid which seems to have "ruptured" and has spread, looking like a blackeye.?
Leave alone: Just don't blame me for the shiner! But the best approach is to just leave the area alone. Keep your head elevated by sleeping on extra pillows or put thick books under the head side of your mattress. Ice packs to the area on and off for 5 minutes every hour additionally helps. ...Read more