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White spot on the rim of upper eye lid, seems to be getting larger. Cause and cure?

I have a white spot appear on the rim of my upper eye lid, I can best describe it as a white head. I have had this now for a number of weeks and has got slowly larger. It s not a white head as I have tried to squeeze and would expect it to be gone in a few weeks. Colour has been same all time and it has not been inflamed
Asked On : Sun, 30 Dec 2012
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It appears that might be having some conjunctival heaping which is caused due to chronic irritation of the eyes. You should use some lubricating eye drops along with some decongestant drops in the eyes for a few week and also use protective goggles to prevent irritation to the eyes. Cold water splashes to the eyes will be useful.

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