• question-icon

    What causes pimple on the eyelid?

default
Posted on Sat, 8 Jul 2017 in Vision and Eye Disorders
Question: I have like a small pimple on the inside of my bottom eye lid
doctor
Answered by Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Possible Diagnosis: Chalazion

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thank you for trusting HealthcareMagic,

The pimple you are noticing on the inside of eyelid is called Chalazion. A chalazion is not associated with pain or eye irritation.

It is caused by blockage of oil ducts of the eye lid.

A chalazion can slowly increase in size. A Very large chalazion can cause vision problems eventually.

You can apply a warm compress over the affected eye lid which can help decrease the size of Chalazion. Use sterile solutions like Lomb eye wash. Avoid eye makeup and contact lenses.

Please be advised to follow up with an ophthalmologist to see if it is necessary to drain the chalazion.

Hope this answers your question
Please address further questions here
Regards
Dr.Lekshmi


Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal 51 minutes later
Thank You!!!
doctor
Answered by Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal 2 minutes later
Brief Answer:
You're welcome

Detailed Answer:
You're most welcome dear,

And thank you for trusting HealthcareMagic for your health query.
We are always here to answer your questions
If you do not need further clarification, please rate and close this discussion.

Wishing you good health
Dr.Lekshmi


Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
doctor
Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2012

Answered : 3186 Questions

premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on

Recent questions on  Eye irritation

doctor1 MD

Am querying current line of thinking by several consultants. Admitted to hospital May 2011; lumbar puncture showed elevated CSF protein of 1088...

doctor1 MD

I just noticed a subconjunctival hemmorage in my right eye..under the lid so you can't really see it unless I look up. My vision is okay. Could the...

doctor1 MD

Is there a medicine for a an eye irritation like a sty?

doctor1 MD

My mother is displaying symptoms of an allergic reaction that seem to come and go. Hot flashes, tingling , swollen lips, eye irritation and a...

doctor1 MD

I'm am 20 years old, I've been having stomach discomfort ever since returning from Cuba ( don't know if that matters) the pain has been followed by...

doctor1 MD

I have been suffering from chest pain (infrequent) for the last two weeks..My ECG is normal..When I am tested for Thyroid, TSH is 53 and diagnosed...

doctor1 MD

my daughter is suffering from irritation in nose , running nose, eye irritation every morning daily and whenever she wake up after sleep she...

Get personalised answers from verified doctor in minutes across 80+ specialties

199 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM Blog Questions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Questions Answered By Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal
  • Q - Suggest treatment for chronic rhinosinusitis

  • Q - Suggest treatment for chronic constipation

  • Q - What causes severe muscle and upper body pain?

  • Q - Suggest remedies for delayed menstrual bleeding

  • Q - What causes intermittent sharp pain in the groin area while walking?

  • Q - Suggest ways to deal with behavioral volatility and emotional outbursts...

  • Q - Suggest treatment for pinched nerve spasms in the shoulders, neck and arms

  • Q - What do itchy rashes on the legs indicate?

  • Q - Suggest treatment for rashes between leg and scrotum

  • Q - What are the interactions when Bisoprolol, Amlodipine, Lisinopril and...

backtotop2