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I have a white bump that's on the inside of my eyelid you have to hold open my upper eyelid to see it and my eye is swollen how is that treatable?

I have a white bump that's on the inside of my eyelid you have to hold open my upper eyelid to see it and my eye is swollen how is that treatable?

Eyelid bump: You didn't say if this bump is new or old. I'm guessing it is new. It could be a foreign body. I recommend you have an examination by a physician. ...Read more

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I have a small white bump in the corner of my eye, on the inner lining of my upper eyelid. It's a bit painful and uncomfortable. How do i get rid of it?

I have a small white bump in the corner of my eye, on the inner lining of my upper eyelid. It's a bit painful and uncomfortable. How do i get rid of it?

Stye: this is most likely a stye or infected oil gland in your eye. Usually resolves on its own but you may apply warm compress 3-4 times a day for 10-15 min at a time. See your eye doctor is there's no improvement. ...Read more

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Inside my upper eyelid, I examined it and I saw really small bumps and I'm determined to know what it is. Every time I blink is uncomfortable. ?

Inside my upper eyelid, I examined it and I saw really small bumps and I'm determined to know what it is. Every time I blink is uncomfortable. ?

Papillary change: This is likely to be papillary conjunctivitis; an inflammatory - usually allergic - response of the inside of the upper lid. It can be spontaneous but can also be a reaction to contact lens solutions. You should see an ophthalmologist to get this evaluated and start treatment. ...Read more

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I have a. Bump on my upper eyelid?

I have a. Bump on my upper eyelid?

See an eye doctor: Upper eyelid bumps can have different causes. They can be infectious or inflammatory, or even arise without a specific reason. Each type of bump is treated differently, so your best chance for a quick recovery is to see your eye doctor. After a thorough examination, he/she can start the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What should a small bump on the rim of the upper eyelid be?

What should a small bump on the rim of the upper eyelid be?

Bumps: These are usually plugged glands. But they can be many other things. Best to have someone look especially if growing or painful and scabbin. ...Read more

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I have a small bump under my upper eyelid, how can I get rid of this?

I have a small bump under my upper eyelid, how can I get rid of this?

Hot compresses: ..Help. If that doesnt work see the eye doctor for antibiotics and/or excision. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my upper eyelid but it is not a stye. What else could it be?

I have a bump on my upper eyelid but it is not a stye. What else could it be?

A million things: There are a ton of things that manifest as growths on the eye lids. Some are malignant. Some are benign. You should see a specialist and get your answer. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my upper eyelid but it is not a sty. What could it be and what should I do?

I have a bump on my upper eyelid but it is not a sty. What could it be and what should I do?

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

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Why do I have an itchy bump on my eyelid? Its on my upper eyelid and it doesn't have puss or crusty stuff its just a itchy little bump.

Why do I have an itchy bump on my eyelid? Its on my upper eyelid and it doesn't have puss or crusty stuff its just a itchy little bump.

Bite?: Very often bites can cause swelling and itching for a day or 2 w/o crusting/infection. See what happens in a day or so and see ophthalmologist if no better. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my upper eyelid for the past 2 months at first though it was a pimple but its still there does not hurt just feels like a small bump?

I have a bump on my upper eyelid for the past 2 months at first though it was a pimple but its still there does not hurt just feels like a small bump?

Cyst: A small bump under the skin could represent a cyst. Typically cysts are benign and do not require treatment unless they grow or become sore , etc. ...Read more

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From 6 months I have a painless hard bump in skin of my upper eyelid. I think it happened when i was applying eyeliner with hard tip pencil. What's it

From 6 months I have a painless hard bump in skin of my upper eyelid. I think it happened when i was applying eyeliner with hard tip pencil. What's it

Stye : Sounds like a chalazion (stye). By 6 months, chances are it's not going to resolve without treatment. See an ophthalmologist. Removing them is a simple office procedure. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my upper eyelid. I was told it was a stye. Doing compresses and prescribed drops. It's starting to dry out. Do I still do compresses?

I have a bump on my upper eyelid. I was told it was a stye. Doing compresses and prescribed  drops. It's starting to dry out. Do I still do compresses?

Yes: I recommend doing the warm compresses till the redness, swelling & soreness completely resolves. Remember to only use the eye medication for the prescribed amount of time. It's also a good idea to continue performing lid hygiene on a routine basis, especially if you're predisposed to styes. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a sore white head looking bump on the inside of my upper eyelid, what can it be?

I have a sore white head looking bump on the inside of my upper eyelid, what can it be?

Stye: This sounds like a stye, which is also known as a chalazion or a hordeolum. These arise from a blocked gland in the edge of the eyelid. It sounds like it is already draining, which is good. Warm compresses several times a day will help it resolve. However it is important to see your eye doctor to confirm the diagnosis and prescribe the proper medication, which may or may not include an antibiotic. ...Read more

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I have white bumps on my upper eyelid. When i wake up in the morning my eye is stuck together?

Blepharitis MGD: White bumps on my upper eyelid are often due to the meibomian glands being clogged (such as an early sty) often due to the normal bacteria of our body getting into the glands (blepharitis). This can also cause the eyelids to get stuck together. See http://eyedoc2020.Blogspot.Com for help on how to treat (how to clean eyes). ...Read more

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My 18 yr old sister has small bump that sticks out under her upper eyelid.On her eyeball itself. Should she be worried?

My 18 yr old sister has small  bump that sticks out under her upper eyelid.On her eyeball itself. Should she be worried?

Cyst: The most common type of bump on the eyeball is a cyst. Cysts may be present from birth or caused by trauma, and may grow slowly over time. Depending on the size, location, level of discomfort and changes in vision, this could represent other conditions. Although this is likely nothing to be worried about, any newly -found bumps on the eye should be evaluated by an eye doctor. ...Read more

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My 2 year old son has a hard bump on his left upper eyelid/eye. Seems to move with his eye, no pain he does not show no discomfort.?

My 2 year old son has a hard bump on his left upper eyelid/eye. Seems to move with his eye, no pain he does not show no discomfort.?

Likely inflamed glnd: The glands inside the eyelids can sometimes become inflamed.Moist heat over several applications may help it settle down, but sometimes an eye doc will need to open the cystic mass from inside the eyelid & remove the material. Give it a try with heat & discuss with your doc if it doesn't subside over several weeks. ...Read more