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Dr. James, Board Certified Ophthalmologist
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I have a bump on my eye.Ithink it is from a blocked tear duct.

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I have a bump on my eye.Ithink it is from a blocked tear duct. What can I do to clear tht duct.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. James replied 3 years ago.

Dr. James :

Hello.

Dr. James :

The bump is likely a stye.

Dr. James :

the best treatment for stye are warm compresses as you have been doing.

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this will help it drain.

Dr. James :

if it doesn't resolve in 2-3 weeks on its own, see your ophthalmologist to have it drained.

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