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Swelling of the eyelid - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions

Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   hi i have a bump under my eyebrow and it is hard as a brick and tender to touch it is about a size of a peaa
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
whats ur age/sex?
Doctor :  
from how many days u are having this?
User :   13 female about 3
Doctor :  
have u seen any doctor?
Doctor :  
have taken any medication?
User :   no do i need one
Doctor :   before u see a doctor

User :   i have just been putting a hot towel
Doctor :  
apply hot compresses to the eye lid
Doctor :  
hot towel ok
Doctor :  
User :   when do you think it will clear
Doctor :  
even after that no improvement?
User :   swelling went down a little
Doctor :  
it will not take more than a week
User :   from the start
Doctor :  
but still if u are very much worried abt it its better u see an optholmologist
User :   should i do anything else
Doctor :  
nothing else
Doctor :  
hot compresses is sufficient
User :   so about a week
Doctor :  
even after that if it is not coming down see an eye specilaist
Doctor :  

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