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I have a yellow bump inside bottom eyelid. It has a 3mm diameter. Is there a home remedy or will I need surgery? If so will it hurt after surgery?

I have a yellow bump inside bottom eyelid. It has a 3mm diameter. Is there a home remedy or will I need surgery? If so will it hurt after surgery?

No surgery: Assuming the onset is recent it sounds like a stye. Warm soaks will usually resolve it but occasionally antibiotic ointment in the eye is prescribed. ...Read more

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What to do if I have very small little white or yellow in color bumps on my upper eyelids. What is that?

What to do if I have very small little white or yellow in color bumps on my upper eyelids. What is that?

Milia: Milia, pin-head sized white bumps around the eyes are tiny cysts of clogged oil glands. They can occur for no reason or from ising greasy cream or lotion. Doctors can get ris of them relatively painlessly with a needle to extract the hard white material inside. ...Read more

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What could cause a yellow bump in corner of eye?

What could cause a yellow bump in corner of eye?

Oil gland: A stopped up oil gland is usually the culprit and can be removed by your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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I have a little small little spot or bump of yellow colour on the skin of my eye from where the eye starts. It is completly harmless. Never felt pain?

Pingueculua: You have discovered a normal feature of the eye surface next to the colored part. You can have as many as four - one on each side of each eye. They are a protective feature of the eyes against uv light, wind and dust. They have that peculiar name, pinguecula. They are harmless and will had as you grow older usually over 60. ...Read more

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Yellow bump under tounge in the middle. Stye on eye and bump in throat.

Yellow bump under tounge in the middle. Stye on eye and bump in throat.

These are: UNRELATED.
Sounds like you are VERY CONSCIOUS of your body (NORMAL for someone your age) The Stye should be treated with soaking in plain water using an eye cup (available at your Pharmacy)
See your Family Care Provider for the other two issues since they are impossible to comment upon in this forum!

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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A white/yellow bump on left eye, on white part & slightly distorting iris for yrs. Opticians say it's common. No probs so far. Do they grow, cause probs?

A white/yellow bump on left eye, on white part & slightly distorting iris for yrs. Opticians say it's common. No probs so far. Do they grow, cause probs?

Pingueculum: Your eye doc was likely referring to a yellowishish lesion adjacent to the cornea located on the conjunctiva Primarily at 3 & 9 o'clock positions, that represents elastic tissue changes with aging (solar elastosis). Often these small bumps are slightly raised & asymptomatic. They can get irritated. Artificial tears and sunglasses for protection advisabl &. If chronic irritation, may ---pterygium. ...Read more

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Eyes dilated Tuesday (was seeing floaters/flashers; exam normal) and 2day noticed a red/yellow bump in the pink part of inner eye, any idea what is?

Eyes dilated Tuesday (was seeing floaters/flashers; exam normal) and 2day noticed a red/yellow bump in the pink part of inner eye, any idea what is?

Pinguecula: It may be a sun damage area of conjunctiva that is called Pinguecula. You may had it but you may be came more aware of it now. Please wear sun glasses that have both UV A and B coatings. Pinguecula can get irritated and inflamed then it becomes more red and visible. ...Read more

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Yellow shadow under eyelids?

Yellow shadow under eyelids?

Could be cholesterol: Xanthelasma is a condition in which cholesterol deposits in the eyelids. This may be associated with high levels of cholesterol in the blood. However, many patients with these yellow deposits have normal cholesterol. You should see an eye doctor to confirm the diagnosis and get your cholesterol level checked. ...Read more

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Bump inside eyelid for month, what is it?

Stye: This is likely a stye or hordeolum. These are blocked oil glands in the eyelid. They will usually resolve on their own but can lasts several weeks or even months. The best thing to do is apply heat to the area for 10 minutes three times a day. ...Read more

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I need advice on what's this bump inside my eyelid?

I need advice on what's this bump inside my eyelid?

Inside only?: If it appears to be in the substance of the lid, it is probably a cyst called a chalazion. This is benign and can be ignored although is can be removed by an ophthalmologist. If the skin is involved, especially with redness and pain, then it could be a tumor needing attention. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my eyelid and it won't go down help?

I have a bump on my eyelid and it won't go down help?

Try heat: Most of these represent irritation in the glands that make tears. Increasing the blood flow thru the area by applying gentile heat will bring your bloods healing elements into the area. Persistence over time (weeks) in spite of treatment may mean the gland may need help. Your doc may need to treat it. ...Read more

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Yellowish tiny bumps in my eyelids. What is it? Its not itchy at all.

Yellowish tiny bumps in my eyelids. What is it? Its not itchy at all.

Xanthelasmas: Yellow bumps on the eyelid are called Xanthelasmas. These can be associated with high cholesterol. See your doctor to have your cholesterol level checked. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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White bump on my eyelid?

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

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I have a white bump on my eyelid?

I have a white bump on my eyelid?

? 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

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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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Red bump inside of inner eyelid?

Red bump inside of inner eyelid?

Chalazion: Probably a small chalazion (plugged oil gland). Use warm compresses and it should resolve in 3-4 weeks but if not, have it evaluated. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of bump on my eyelid?

How can I get rid of bump on my eyelid?

Try warm compresses: If it is a stye, you should apply warm compresses for as long as you tolerate, usually it improves. If after few days there is no change, then you should see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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I have little yellow balls inside my lower eyelid!?

I have little yellow balls inside my lower eyelid!?

No big deal.: The yellow balls probably represent trapped glandular secretion and are benign. If they swell and become palpable or symptomatic they can be removed in an office setting. ...Read more

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I have a pimple like bump on my eyelid. What could it be?

I have a pimple like bump on my eyelid. What could it be?

Chalazion: Chalazion or meibomian cysts of the eye lid are innoucous lumps due blockage of duct of glands. These can get infected and inflammed. Next time you see your doctor, have it examined and discuss the need for removal. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my pper right eyelid for two weeks how can I get rid of it?

Try hot soaks: Please a very warm wet cloth on your eyelid 3-4 times per day. If this fails to work in a week or two, see an ophthalmologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a small white bump under my lower eyelid. What could it be?

What to do if I have a small white bump under my lower eyelid. What could it be?

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

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What to do if I have this white bump under my eyelid and my eyelid is swollen help!?

What to do if I have this white bump under my eyelid and my eyelid is swollen help!?

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

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Itchy bump on top of my eyelid? I have psoriasis, could it be this if so what do I do?

Itchy bump on top of my eyelid? I have psoriasis, could it be this if so what do I do?

Psoriasis: Your description sounds like a stye but psoriasis can affect the eyelid skin. Warm compresses should help if it is a stye. Psoriasis would look like a flaky relatively flat silvery scaly rash. If this greats worse or does not resolve, you should see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my lower eyelid near the place where tears come from what is it is it safe

I have a bump on my lower eyelid near the place where tears come from what is it is it safe

This: This may be a chalazion or hordeolum. If red and painful it likely represents the a localized infection of and oil gland within the eyelid (hordeolum). Some people call each of these conditions "styes."

you can use warm compresses to help for spontaneous resolution. If this does not do the trick, a trip to your eye doctor may be in order. Courses of medications or incisional surgery can help.

There can also be other growths on or near the eyelid - most are benign. Your eye doctor would have the benefit of having magnification (slit lamp exam) when evaluating these lesions. ...Read more

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3 year old daughter has a bump on her eyelid looks like its growing. What is this what should I do?

3 year old daughter has a bump on her eyelid looks like its growing. What is this what should I do?

Take her to your: Pediatrician to see if it is a cyst that requires removal by a pediatric ophthalmologist. ...Read more