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What does cyst on eyelid indicate? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 25-Nov-2014
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User:hi, I am having cyst/stye on both of my eyelid. Could you suggest some good home treatment as I am pregnant and can't take medicines currently as my gynecologist suggested
Doctor:
Please proceed with your query
User:Hello Doctor.
Doctor:I am sorry about your current health issue
Doctor:As such, there is no home treatment for Cyst
User:ok, then what should be done
Doctor:Yes, you can give continuous hot fomentation over both the eyes every 2 hours for faster recovery
User:it is mainly stye
Doctor:Hot fomentation definitely help
User:ok, is there any ointment available
User:yes, that is currently getting taken by her
Doctor:yes, you can use neomycin topical ointment
User:but as this is from last 2 months, so little worried
Doctor:It will not have much effect on the body since you will only use it in the eye
User:ok,
User:how much time it usually takes for the pus to come out
Doctor:stye sometimes can take months together to go away completely
Doctor:within a week it should be out
User:ok, it is actually becoming red after the hot fomentation
Doctor:that is fine but continue to do hot fomentation
User:Thank you doctor
User:it really helps
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:get well soon
Doctor:wish you happy pregnancy
Doctor:shall we end the chat now?
Doctor:it seems like you are done with the chat for now
Doctor:please do log in to chat if you have more queries
Doctor:bye for now
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