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Doctor insights on: What Is Long Skinny Growths On Upper Eyelids

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Can i cut that growth off my eyelid?

Can i cut that growth off my eyelid?

Don't remove!: If you have a growth on your eyelid, you should let your ophthalmologist remove it. They are very painful to remove without anesthetic and often bleed a lot. In addition, if the entire lesion is not removed, then it will tend to grow back over time. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a eyelid scratch to heal?

1 Week: Uncomplicated "scratches" should be well on their way to healing at 1 week. Any delay or worsening should be assessed by your doc. ...Read more

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Suffering from sudden thickening of lower eyelids.Sleepin for long hours causes more thickenin.Can u please let me know the cause of it?I am 48 years

Suffering from sudden thickening of lower eyelids.Sleepin for long hours causes more thickenin.Can u please let me know the cause of it?I am 48 years

Oculoplastic eval. : Lower eyelid swelling, bags or "thickening" can be caused by several things. You should see an oculoplastic eye surgeon for evaluation. They may recommend warm compresses and cleaning your lids and lashes with baby shampoo to treat blepharitis or surgery to remove excess fat from the lower lids. They may also perform tests to rule out other causes of lower eyelid swelling. ...Read more

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How long do mosquito bites on eyelids last?

How long do mosquito bites on eyelids last?

A few days: Mosquito bites on the eyelid do not last very long. A cool compress and a steroid ointment will help. ...Read more

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What to do about a growth on the lower eyelid?

What to do about a growth on the lower eyelid?

Get checked: Most of these are benign but only an ophthalmologist examining you will be able to say for sure. ...Read more

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How long does it take for swollen eyelid to heal?

How long does it take for swollen eyelid to heal?

Depends on cause: This can vary with the cause. After surgery it takes 1-3 weeks. Infection or trauma has a similar time frame once treated. ...Read more