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Red Spot On Lower Eyelid
I have a red spot in my lower eyelid. Now I see a little white stringy fluid around it. Should I be worried? Should I just let it pass?
Could be a stye: See your ophthalmologist to evaluate this and make sure it is nothing more serious. ...Read more
Black spot on lower inner eyelid. It is only visible when I pull the lower eyelid down. What could it be? No pain or irritation.
Have it checked: While many pigment spots on the eyelid or inner conjunctiva tissue can be benign or safe, some, just like changes anywhere on the skin, can be serious and need treatment. Best to have it examined by an eye MD & get some photos so the area can be compared over time if that's necessary too. Also, protect the eyes from ultraviolet damage & risks by using quality UV protection sunglasses. ...Read more
Black spot on lower inner eyelid. It is only visable when I pull the lower eyelid down. What could it be? Going to opthamologist asap
Plugged Duct: If the black spot is located in the corner of your eye near your nose it could be a blocked lacrimal duct. Put warm compress (not hot) over eye and see if it improves while you wait for your ophthalmologist appt. ...Read more
I've had a white spot on the rim of my lower eyelid for the last 2 months. It is small but noticeable and it doesn't hurt. What is this & how to treat?
Inclusion cyst: What u describe ads being painless fits a skin inclusion cyst. It can be easily needled out by your ophthalmologist. It could also be an inflamed meibomian gland but that it has a little pain and is yellowish. ...Read more
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Any mass or lumps?: If so use moist heat, wet cloth., over the area for 10 minutes and repeat 3-4 times a day. If concerned please have this examined by your doctor. ...Read more
I have tenderness on my lower eyelid but no sign of a sty (redness, bump, inflammation). What could it be?
Sudden onset pain in left lower eyelid. No visible redness or swelling. Hurts to blink and look down. Feels like a bruise, no discoloration?
Blepharitis: You should see ophthalmology for evaluation and treatment of possible Blepharitis. ...Read more
My cat scratched lower eyelid, I flushed out then took an webcol prep pad and very lightly dabbed the cut then immediately flushed eye out. No redness?
Cat scratch fever:
If you get fever, see a doctor. You may consult this site for information in cat scratch disease.
https://www. Cdc. Gov/healthypets/diseases/cat-scratch. Html
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I have a swelling of my lower eyelid with a black dot on the lower lid margin. No discharge or redness. Is it a chalazion or stye? And how to treat?
Stye: If is at the edge of eyelid is a stye use warm compress if worst may need antibiotics. ...Read more
My 20 month old son has had a stye for over two weeks. Warm compresses and using the eye drops the pediatrician prescribed have lessened the swelling and redness but a large white and red pimple looking lump remains on his lower eyelid, and has been there
Back to the doctor: It may be time to see a dermatologist. This needs to be examined again at least by your pediatrician who saw it initially. ...Read more
Since the last two days at the corner of my right eyelid has a little sore. Today I woke up, there's a red spot at the corner of my left eyelid.?
What could a Bubbly bump on top of my iris with red spot around it creating a stye on inside of my eyelid be? Could I have something stuck in my eye?
Unlikely: I assume only the eyelid is involved and mention of the iris is only for localizing. Having a stye on the inside of the lid can be quite uncomfortable since it seems to poke the eye. Try applying warm soaks several times a day. Antibiotics are not always necessary. ...Read more
Many causes: A red and puffy lid could be infected, inflamed, irritated, allergic, blepharitis, etc. If not improving, should be evaluated in the office. ...Read more
I have swelling on my lower eyelid. It gets red and puffy but doesn't hurt. It goes away when I take benidgril.
I have a small red painless bump in my lower eyelid margin (kind of the crease of the eyelid) for almost 2 months. What could it be?
Many things: There are many conditions that can appear on the eyelid margin. It is impossible to diagnose without examination under a slit lamp microscope by an ophthalmologist. Eyelid styes, papillomas, blepharitis, even skin cancers can occur on the eyelid. If this bump is new, than you need to be examined by an ophthalmologist to determine the diagnosis and then further treatment. Good luck! ...Read more
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What can I do for my lower eyelid? It's swollen, partially red, hurts to blink, tender to touch, and it's all on the inner corner.
Stye: This sounds like a stye. Treat it with very warm (not hot) washcloths held over the closed lid for 4 minutes at a time every two hours. This usually works but if it persists more than 3-4 days, see your ophthalmologist. ...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
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
Hi my left eye lower eyelid is little bit red and then when I closed my eyes I feel a little bit pain. What does it mean?
Please check with a: Eye doctor. We need to preserve healthy eyes and exert all effort to make sure they are treated early. ...Read more
Scratched inner lower eyelid with my fingernail. Any treatment I should use? It's not very large or bleeding, just a bit red.
Eyelid Scratch: For a minor scratch like this I would do nothing except watchful waiting. If the pain increases, you start having drainage or visual changes then I would go see my doctor. This should heal quickly on its own. ...Read more
My lower eyelid is puffy and is red, and a deep wrinkle developed, I think I may have applied my serum/lotion too close to my eye?
Discontinue lotion: If you have itching or irritation without pain you could start with cool compresses and benadyl. If you have pain see your doctor promptly. ...Read more
Was rubbing my eyelid lightly due to tiredness and fellt a pop now my lower eyelid red and swollen and sore to the touch?
Eye irritation: I am sorry to hear about your eye pain, how long has this been going on? Many times the mucous membranes can make a clicking noise when the wet surfaces of the membrane and the eye are in contact and are rubbed apart. Initially, I would not be too worried about the 'pop' you heard unless your symptoms are not improving. You may try warm or cool eye compresses with a clean washcloth initially. ...Read more
Has anyone got ideas, my daughter is 10 and has a red spot under eye bag with red surrounding it, it's deep red and redness has got bigger thanks?
Stye on lower eyelid. Did hot compress w/eye open didn't know I was supposed to do it w/eye closed Now my eyeball is red in that corner?
Ice pack: The redness will go away in a short while. Just put a cold compress or ice pack on your closed eye for relief ...Read more