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I don't know if the skin round my tear duct was a mosquito bite or some bacteria in eye. My eye itched so I itched it and notice a red bump.
Overbite and chin: It depends on the underlying problem. If the overbite is caused by your lower jaw being too short, a chin implant will not help your overbite, although it will make your chin more prominent. Remember, chin implants won't fix a bite problem. However, if your chin is too small, a chin implant or a genioplasty may be the answer. See an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in consultation to determine best. ...Read more
I keep getting bit by something.I don't see nor feel it.The bite swells like mosquito bite, itches and has a small blister in the center. About 4 bite?
Assuming it is a: different location each time. Consider applying calamine lotion or crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water & baking soda is effective when applied to lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine for itching. Take care. ...Read more
I have a lg dark red raised pimple on the white of my eye (inner corner). What is it & does it require urgent medical attention? Eye feels sore.
"pimple on sclera": Typically this is a pingueculum if it does not invade the cornea or a pterygium if it does. They appear usually at the 3 and 9 o'clock position, the area most exposed to sun wind and floating particulate matter in air. No urgency. The become inflamed often and the eye becomes uncomfortable. At times mild steroid drops are needed. With inflammation soreness is common. Sometimes surgery is indicated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What to do if I'm starting to developed small bump like pimple [but not pimples] things under my eye, close to top of nose?
I have some severe bumps where you fold your leg. It burns an itches; they look swollen red & like insect bites. What should I do? Help!
I have blepharitis and ocular rosacea. Today I noticed clear blister about the size of a pin head where lower lid meets eye. It burst but can see it.
Meibomian gland: dysfunction from blepharitis can cause meibomian gland cysts to occur. Good lid hygiene with diligent lid scrubs found over the counter is a good start. Your ophthalmologist can treat you with medication or procedures to alleviate the symptoms and sometimes eliminate the cause. ...Read more
Pink eye? eye redness, white discharge, feels like eyelash stuck, tender/swelling around, have strep throat. Do I need to see a Dr? Anything I can do?
Yes: You need to see your doctor and start antibiotics, if you haven't already, as for your eyes, you may very well have conjunctivitis, most probably, your doctor would prescribe antibiotics locally too, or refer you to an ophthalmologist if need be, good luck ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Got hit accidentally by zip lock bag of ice near eye brow Small gash. No pain near sight just sore bit swollen. Should I worry about concussion?
Have a stye or pink eye in right eye swoll up suddenly unda bottom lid.. Is there a quick home cure to help heal fast?
Warm compresses: Hard to say for sure from your description what exactly is the problem, but certainly could be a stye or chalazion. It is ok to try a washcloth soaked in very warm water as a warm compress a few times a day, for about 5-10 minutes at a time. If there is no improvement within a couple of days, or worsening at any time, you should see an ophthalmologist promptly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My eye swelled from a mosquito bite above my eye, does sitting or standing up help it, what else would help the swelling go down?
Ice: For the first few hours, use crushed ice in a baggie on top of the lid. By the next day it should be back to normal unless you have more than an average amount of allergy to the mosquito bite. You can also take a Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or chlorpheneramine to help . These can make you sleepy so take them late in the day. ...Read more
Small, pimple-like thing near the corner of my eye. No puss, redness, swelling or pain. Should I worry? Any idea what it might be?
Milium: Benign and tax-free. Easy to remove. OK to ignore. ...Read more
Bitten by either spider in bed (seen) or horse fly on beach, same day. Small red bump on forehead, scratched. Tender bump, no pus. How do I heal it?
Neosporin: Try over the counter Neosporin. If does not work-- see ur MD ...Read more
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