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What is the small white dot on my upper eye lid ?

I have a white dot that is similar to a pimple on the edge of my top eyelid , I have had it for a month now and it wont go away. Can anyone tell me what it is and how I can treat it?
Asked On : Thu, 22 Mar 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi..dear terina..,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
White dot pimple like lesion..,
on edge of top eyelid.,
it is called....STYE..,
It is Bacterila infection...,
1) Cap. Cephlexin 500 mg 2 times daily..,
for 5 days..,
2) tab flexon 2 time daily for 3 days..,
3) Tab flagyl 200 mg 2 times daily for 3 days..,
4) Hot moppings on sye lesions...frequently...,
Answered: Fri, 23 Mar 2012
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General & Family Physician Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware's  Response
Thanks for your query.
The pimple like thing on the top eyelid is most likely to be a stye.
Normally it is caused by blockage of a oil gland or staphylococcus infection.
For treatment initially you can use a antibiotic drops and if it does not help consult a Opthalmologist for examination and he will do the needful.
Take care.
Answered: Thu, 22 Mar 2012
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