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White Bumps On Eyelid
Milia: These are probably tiny cysts called milia however you should see your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation to make sure this is the problem. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
?possible stye?: Microwave a clean potato with the skin on for four minutes. Wet a wash cloth or small towel with warm or hot water. Squeeze out the excess water and wrap it around the potato. Apply this to the eye lid until it cools down (about 15minutes).This can be repeated intermittently. Please see your opthamologist if no improvement. ...Read more
Bumps: Bumps inside eyelid could be a clogged gland: meibomian or sweat gland. Send photo or consult with us to see what best treatment is for you. ...Read more
Stye: Styes are due to a clogges meibomian gland (mg).The trick is to apply as much heat as possible, without burning your skin, as often as possible, as soon as stye noticed (teas help due to heat, not tea itself). If you do this 20-50 times per session (hot towel in hot water over your stye (avoid pushing on eye); re-heating when towel gets cold (like hot towel push ups), it will open the mg. ...Read more
I have a white bump on my eyelid for years now and its not coming off is it extra skin please help what do i do?
A white bump on my eyelid: Is it causing any problems with vision?Causing pain? Most likely it is a benign cyst-it's in an area that can be bothersome because the eyelid is very thin. Sometimes, this can get inflamed by bumping or touching it , which can cause a localized infection. Warm compresses might help. If not, might want to see plastic surgeon or ophthalmologist for a simple removal of the bump or liquid Nitrogen. ...Read more
I have a small white bump on the eyelid almost looks like a zit full of puss but its hard? How can I remove this or what could it be?
Clogged duct: The eyes have lots of ducts and glands that make materials to keep the eye moist and protect from infection The white bump is probably a blocked duct- I copied a helpful link that goes over treatment and possible causes Always see your doctor if you have concerns- good luck http://mrdoctor.org/white-bump-on-eyelid-causes-and-treatment/ ...Read more
I have a small white bump on my eyelid.It's new before it came my eye was turning pinkish red and I was waking up and my eyelashes were stuck together?
Small hard white bumps on upper eyelids. Itching under jaw and sides of face. Eyes swollen before, not now. No soreness. Possible allergic reaction?
Sounds like it: History smells of allergy but not sure how the bumps look like. If they are just itchy trial of benadryl (diphenhydramine) and immediate check up at the emergency room if worsening symptoms develop such as difficulty swallowing, shortness of breath, chest pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bumps: Bumps inside eyelid could be a clogged gland: meibomian or sweat gland. Send photo to see what best treatment is for you. ...Read more
Specialists: I believe in specialists, so in your case you would benefit from a consult with a ophthalmologist. ...Read more
Depends : The truth is it can be many things without actually seeing it. It can be a chalazion, xanthelasma, pimple, milia, stye, amelanotic melanoma, papilloma, molluscum contagiosum, progenic granuloma, and other things. This app won't give me enough space to give a larger detailed answer. I suggest you see an eye doctor. Feel better! ...Read more
I've had a very small white bump directly on my eyelid, it does not cause any pain or discomfort. What could it be?
Bumps on lid: These are usually plugged glands. But they can be many other things. Best to have someone look especially if growing or painful and scabbing. ...Read more
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