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Lump On Eyelid
Small lump on eyelid rim no white doesn't hurt black line/vein in it has grown slightly had at least 3-4 months don't think stye hurts/itchy if pushed?
Have it checked out!: Although most of these type of eyelid margin lesions are benign, it is worth having it looked at, especially if it is growing or changing. See your ophthalmologist (eye md) for an assessment. If there is a functional or cosmetic concern, the therapeutic treatment options can be reviewed. ...Read more
I have eyelid redness, discharge in eyes and painful red lump on eyelid. There is a whitehead bump inside my lower lid & red bump on outside lower lid?
I am experiencing eye pain, painful red lump on eyelid, eye swelling, eye irritation, eyelid redness and sensation of something in eye. The following also describes me: Eyelid swelling. What should I do?
Conjunctivitis: You may have a style in the lid and you have irritated the conjunctiva by rubbing it. I would see your doctor to get a definitive diagnosis and correct treatment ...Read more
Stye or fatty tumor:
You did not specify where. If it is at the edge of the upper or lower eyelid, it's probably a stye.
If it is soft and overlying the eyebrow, it is probably a fatty tumor, which is harmless. To know for sure, you should see your doctor. ...Read more
Chalazion: A chalazion is a small bump in the eyelid caused by a blockage of the inner eyelid oil gland. It is caused by a blocked duct in one of the meibomian glands. These glands are located in the eyelid (oil gland) directly behind the eyelashes that produce a thin, oily fluid that lubricates the eye. If it bothers you, and ophthalmologist can remove it with surgery. ...Read more
Maybe: It all depends on what the lump is, but if it is solid chances are it would need to be surgically removed. Of course this can be done with relative ease and minimal discomfort, depending on the size of the lump and where it is on the lid... ...Read more
I have what I think is a stye, no lump under my eyelid but in between layers of d eyelid. My eyelid is swollen and puffy now. What can I do?
Chalazia how long does it take to heal?? Months? Coz I have a red small lump in my eyelid for 4 months now. And its getting bigger than before.
There's a small lump in my eyelid but I think it's not on my eyeball, for almost a month now, though it doesn't hurt should I worry and have it check?
My 5 year old son has a temperature and complaining if a. headache. He also developed a little lump on his eyelid which is reddish in colour?
My cat had roundworms. Now I have a lump on my eyelid like a stye but it looks like there is a thin wiggly line coming from it. Could it be roundworm?
Doubtfully: I recommend performing hot compresses 3-4 times per day for 10' each, followed by gentle eyelid massage over the bump. If this is a stye, it will ordinarily resolve with this conservative treatment. It's very unlikely that you have a round worm infection of the eyelid. If you are concerned, have an eye md check your eyelid. ...Read more
Stye most likely: At the age of 3, a stye is most likely and they sometimes progress for a while, getting larger. Is the lid red and tender? Symptoms and signs of stye. If it is a solid mass, with almost no symptoms except size increase then see a pediatric ophthalmologist for this. ...Read more
I have a painless hard lump in my eyelid that hasn't gone away with antibiotic eye drops, or occasional heat compresses. What could this be?
Probable chalazion: A chalazion is caused by inflammation in meibomian glands. Initial treatment consists of warm compresses to the area for 5 minutes 4 times a day, along with lid scrubs. If this doesn't solve the problem, then drops (azasite) can be prescribed. Surgical removal is available if all else fails. ...Read more
I have recently discovered a small round spot or lump on the eyelid of my right hand eye, it sometimes hurts and has just ever so slightly blurred the vision of my right eye. What could this be?
Lump in lid: Most likely this is a "chalazion". A cyst-like formation resulting from a specialized oil producing gland that has become blocked. It often needs to be excised surgically, but in the early stages may respond and resolve with wam compresses and antibiotic/steroid drops or ointments. Some ophthalmologists may prefer to inject the "lump" with a steroid injection with generally good response. ...Read more
I had swollen eye for 4days last week now a sore lump on same eyelid not spot/head teeth also hurt with bad breath. Chalzion? And are symptom related??
Probably not: But the space provided to properly describe your symptoms is limited. You need to see 2 practitioners ASAP. You need to see a Physician, preferably an Ophalmologist, who may in turn request Dental and/or ENT consults. You need to see a Dentist, who may in turn request an ENT consult. ...Read more
There's a lump on my left eyelid, its not painful and not itchy but just there what should I do and what is the cause?
See your eye doctor: It would be best to see your eye doctor for advice whether to have the lump removed or drained, depending on the diagnosis. ...Read more
I feel a lump thing under my eyelid which I think is a stye. What can I do to help make it go away?
Stye: Sounds like you have a stye to me, too. Best early treatment is to apply moist heat. Take a hot wet washcloth using got tap water and hold it over that eye for about 5-10 minutes. Do that several times a day to help open the pores. It may take a few days. Don't get it too hot or you could burn the skin of your eye or face. Best of luck. ...Read more
I have a stye or lump in my lower eyelid for almost a year. It comes and goes. What should I do? Please help..
Chronic: This is now considered a chronic hordoleum and it would be warranted to contact an eye specialist to have it evaluated for removal. ...Read more
Have a painless lump in my lower eyelid in the middle. Is quite solid and red on the underside and has been there for a few weeks. Hurts if poked
Stye: You have a blocked oil gland, or stye, in your eyelid. Try using heat: get a clean sock filled w dry beans or rice, heated in microwave. Place the hot pack in your bump for 10 minutes twice a day. If it doesn't go down in a week, seek an ophthalmologist's care. ...Read more
Chalazion keeps popping and growing back. Now looks like a part has broke off and formed a small lump higher up in eyelid near the socket crease. Help?
Several events: A chalazion is the end product of an inflammation of the lid termed a stye. If the body does not conquer it completly it can wall it off making a cyst called a chalazion. There are many lid glands each of which can do this so its probably not a part break off but a new event. You are in a phase of formation of these and should get the advice of an ophthalmologist the treat and prevent them. ...Read more
I have a small black lump on my lower eyelid. It has been there for a month. Is this something to be concerned about? ? Melanoma
My 6 year old boy as got a big red lump on his lower eyelid that's getting bigger but on inside its got a black dot??
Foreign body?: Please have this examined by a physician. It could be a small foreign object be it a small stinger, piece of debris and he is developing an infection of the lower lid. ...Read more