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Hello.I have a meobian cyst for 5 months now.I have not given

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Hello.I have a meobian cyst for 5 months now.I have not given it any treatment.Is is it now necessary that I must have surgery to remove it? I would prefer to avoid this as I had such surgery many years ago and am in fear of this procedure ever since.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Chan replied 8 years ago.



You can try lots of warm compresses 3-4 times a day, along with antibiotics first. About 75 - 80% may resolve with this.


Hope this helps and good luck.

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
Thank you and I agree to pay.However is the antibiobiotic you suggest an oral or used directly into the eyelid?