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Lump On Eye Socket Bone
Skin colored bump/ zit shaped on my inner eye socket bone near nose. It's sore when I blink sometimes or when I touch it. Could it be a deep zit?
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
Have had a black eye now for 10 weeks not going away and it feels like my bone is sticking out just below my eye socket got checked out then?
Exophthalmos is the: Bulging of the eye forward from the bony orbit. (also called proptosis). It can be bilateral (both eyes) seen in certain thyroid conditions or unilateral (one sided) which can be from something as pathologic as a orbital tumor. Also this can be caused from trauma or swelling of the surrounding tissue of the eye. ...Read more
See Eye MD: There many possibilities for this. Only an exam can determine what is happening so that treatment can be started. ...Read more
Hello I have a tiny hard lump under my eye just undernerneath the bone socket. It doesn't hurt and I can move it around under my finger any ideas??
Dermoid Cyst: Periocular dermoid cysts are very common. See your PCP for consultation and referral to a specialist if needed. ...Read more
I keep getting this really painful pain on the left side of my nostril all the way to what feels my eye socket but beneath my eyebrow bone what is it?
Left side pain:
It is impossible to make an accurate diagnosis without a clinical exam and x-Rays.
However, it sounds like an abcessed tooth.
Make an appointment with your dentist for an exam, diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Several options: First: Are you a smoker? Pain in this distribution most likely comes from the sinuses, Could be ordinary infection but might also be obstruction or tumor. If this is persistent pain, then you should see an ENT doctor soon - especially if the nasal discharge is blood tinged and if there is swelling and redness of the facial structures ...Read more
I have a fractured eye socket bone and feel a weird detach piece on the corner of my eye where the fracture is that wasn't there before the fracture?
See an eye doc and a: Faciomaxillary surgeon, as the socket fx may need to be fixed to stabilize the eye globe. ...Read more
For the past two days I've had pain in my temple, eye socket, top and bottom molars, cheek bone, and sometimes ear only in the right side. What's wrong?
Sinus: I suspect a swollen full sinus on that side. Could try otc mess but if no relief see your primary care doc. ...Read more
Took forteo for 16 months. Have odd bone spur, eye socket growing towards sinus. Now multiple joints, never injured severe pain. Specialty/tests?
Not certain related: It is not cetain the Forteo is the problem. We need to clarify what diagnosis is and then proceed. Your best approach is to see a rheumatologist so you get a diagnosis of the joint pain. ...Read more
Took Forteo 4 16 mos. Started to have bone spurs, first eye socket. Now at end of joints. Sometimes very painful. Spine surgeon suggests a dexa scan.?
Please clarify: What is the actual question? Please resubmit. ...Read more
Pain and very tender to touch cheek bone right next to ear and up into eye socket. No jaw pain. Occasional temple and head pain. No injury.
Make an appointment: These types of situations require a personal one on one clinical exam, starting with a dentist to rule out a dental cause, followed by a physician if necessary. Call and set up an appointment with your own dentist asap. Feel better soon. ...Read more
I still have a pea size bump on the inside of my top left eyelid near the corner of my eye. My eye socket was swollen for a week. The swelling is gone?
Popped zit week ago w/ metal extractor. Now zit gone and hardening north from cheek to eye socket. Little pea size bump & under eye swollen. What is?
Sounds too active: You may have not sterilize the extractor resulting in an infection. The face is too close to the lymph drainage to the brain. Use warm applications till you can see a doc. ...Read more
Small, bite like bumps, in clusters on top of head, left side of head and now spread to top left of forehead. Tender to the touch with bruise-like bump behind left ear. Pain moving into left eye socket. Started 6 days ago. No pain or fever or headaches.
See a doctor: Se a doctor soon and get checked. ...Read more
Eye socket Sx: Some specialists feel surgical repair is needed only if the patient has persistent double vision or the eye recedes into the socket. A comminuted fracture may need stabilization in order for the bone fragments to re-adhere. ...Read more
If it is just a simple fracture and your eye is functioning normally, no surgery is needed. It will heal. If the fracture is severe i.e. Pushing your eyeball out/in and not moving eye well, or severe deformity etc...Then you need surgery etc...Otherwise, just observation and time...Maybe something for pain such as motrin/tylenol etc...Consult your doc...
Good luck. ...Read more
Yes: Technically possible, but not done, as it would reject. ...Read more
I occasionally get this head ache pain feeling in my eye socket that makes wanna close my eye and I don't know why should I be worried?
Best to see ur Dr.: Any eye pain should be examined by an eye doctor, as it needs to be examined if it's caused by the eye, the cornea of the eye, or if it's referred pain coming from another area outside of the eye area (like the atlas of the first cervical spine). ...Read more
I get a headache that is generally on my left side of my head and face mostly around my nose and eye socket area is this my sinus? How do I stop it?
Headache starts from the eye socket and spreads around till the back of head. Its not throbjing but very dull and make nauseatic with brainfog. Help.
New headache: Headaches can be a concerning symptom and can have many causes. Some are deserving of emergent treatment. Warning signs are chronic headaches that suddenly change in quality or intensity, multiple headaches a week, new onset headaches that affect one's ability to function, associated vomiting, associated dizziness/double vision/neck ache/fever/weakness, or the need to take daily pain medication. ...Read more
My left upper cheek around my eye socket is numb. It so happens that I'm hung over from last night and I only slept 4 hours. I pass the stroke tests.
Yes: There are openings in the back of the orbit (the eye socket) that connect directly to the brain. ...Read more