How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Dan B. Your Own Question
Dr. Dan B.
Dr. Dan B., Board Certified Ophthalmologist
Category: Eye
Satisfied Customers: 3334
Experience:  Eye surgeon experienced in cataracts, glaucoma, retina & neuro-ophthalmology
Type Your Eye Question Here...
Dr. Dan B. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I dont know whether there is a stye on my eye or a

Customer Question

i dont know whether there is a stye on my eye or a chalazion...i looked it up and have been trying to do the treatments but they dont seem to help it..when looking at the photos my eye looks very similar to a chalazion then a stye and so my question is what happens when the chalazion is white at the tip of the bump and yu can see it pain..itching...and swelling and redness is all included... whats going on? what should i do?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Stevens replied 8 years ago.

What do you have on your lid? please describe it ? when did it show up? was it red or tender at that time? What exactly have you tried?