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Experience:  Ophthalmology since 1994 with Retina sub-specialty interest
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Lump above my left eye almost directly above the corner of

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Lump above my left eye almost directly above the corner of eye. Doesn't hurt or itch what could it be
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 1 year ago.

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How long has it been present?

can you upload a picture?

Do you have any other medical problems or take any medications?

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It comes & goes. I take HBP med
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Have had an eye exam in the last 2 months
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for that additional information.

Any chance of getting a picture? They are worth a thousand words, 'ya know ;)

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No pic & actually today it's very small & unnoticeable. It comes & goes
Expert:  Dr. Rick replied 1 year ago.

That sounds like it could be a fluid filled cyst. In the vast majority of cases, these are nothing to worry about.

If you consult with an ophthalmologist, she will be able to tell you what is going on and, if you want, probably be able to remove it in her office.

Does this make sense to you?

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