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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 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