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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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Inspissated glands : You're likely describing backed up oil gland secretions at the eyelid margins (meibomian glands). Sometimes a significant block occurs to form a sty. Warm compresses and gentle eyelid massage generally helps. Other bumps below the eyelid margin may be papillomas, milia, sebaceous cysts, xanthelasma, hydrocystomas, chalazion. ...Read more
See MD: She could see an ophthalmologist or dermatologist ...Read more
Can you tell me what this is from she just pulled down the bottom part of eyelid and small yellow dots were their?
Normal: This is a normal finding in many eyes. Rarely, are they a cause of a problem. ...Read more
Each morning I have yellow crusts on my right eyelid.It's been like this for two years now, it disappears for a few months and comes back.What is it?
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
Found a small yellow dot on the inside of the back of my top eyelid. Have any idea what it could be?
Cyst: it may be a little inclusion cyst and is no consequence ...Read more
Had hepatitis a 1985.No laasting problems.Periodically now undernrath eyelids is yellow &face.What is it.
Cannot diagnose: Would need far more information and to examine you. Go and see your pcp. Good luck. ...Read more