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Doctor insights on: White Bump On Eyelid Thyroid Disease

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Dr. Terri Washington
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Thyroid Diseases (Definition)

You can have problems with they thyroid making too much or too little thyroid hormone. You can also have problems with it being too large (goiter) of having nodules or cysts in it. There are also occasional thyroid cancers. Most thyroid problems can be easily diagnosed and treated ...Read more


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Is there a cure for dark eye circles due to thyroid disease?

Is there a cure for dark eye circles due to thyroid disease?

No: Dark circles are more a genetic pattern than anything else. Allergy is the next common cause. Thyroid disease usually does not cause dark circles. It can cause lid edema that may be perceived as dark circles. See your family doctor. ...Read more

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I have eye thyroid disease for 4yrs. Its finally starting 2 settle. Like 2 know what options, costs, etc i may have to have my normal lookin eyes back.

Depends on changes: That occur. Typically, there is proptosis (think marty feldman), exposure, and sometimes even optic neuropathy caused by compression in the orbit. Oculoplastic surgeons can provide some excellent options for both cosmetic and functional improvement in thyroid eye disease (aka thyroid ophthalmopathy.) find a good oculoplastics specialist. ...Read more

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Pain above left eye,frontal,pareital,occipital, back of neck for 7days.had dolopar,flexon,nims,brofon.nothing worked.is it migriane,thyroid disease?

Pain above left eye,frontal,pareital,occipital, back of neck for 7days.had dolopar,flexon,nims,brofon.nothing worked.is it migriane,thyroid disease?

A few possibilities: Could be tension headache (HA),but they rarely last that long.Sinus HA-if severe-can cause all your symptoms.Onset & type of pain are impt: if it started in neck/upper back-could be musculoskeletal dysf.Could be viral or Zoster.Could be inflammation of cranial nerves.Time to see dr.Osteopathic manipulation may help if rib, vertebral, or cranial problem, sinusitis.Neuroprolotherapy could help. ...Read more

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Had a stye in my lower eyelid. Seems to be gone but, there is still a bump with what it looks like the infection?

Had a stye in my lower eyelid. Seems to be gone but, there is still a bump with what it looks like the infection?

Chalazion: A stye or chalazion results from an oil producing tear gland that got obstructed, then split open releasing its oil to the soft tissues in the eyelid. This can result in a hard "bump" when the inflammation resolves. If you have used hot compresses (5 min - 4 times a day) for more than a week, and it does not appear to be getting smaller, you should see an ophthalmologist. It can be removed ...Read more

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I had a stye about a month ago and it went away. Now I have a red bump on the inside of the same eyelid where the stye was. Any ideas?

I had a stye about a month ago and it went away. Now I have a red bump on the inside of the same eyelid where the stye was. Any ideas?

Chalazion: A stye or chalazion occurs when there is a blockage of the oil glands behind your eye lashes. Eventually this can result in a tender and red bump on the eyelid. If there is significant inflammation then residual scar tissue can be left over. This will result in a bump on the inside/outside of the eyelid without any pain. Other possibilities include recurrence or other type of eye lid lesion. ...Read more

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Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more