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I have a white acne at my eye. Just appeared this morning.

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I have a white acne at my eye. Just appeared this morning. What should I do ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.What you mean by at the eye?do you mean on the eye lid?can you upload a pic?is it painful?Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star on top).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I attached the photo. Yes on the eye lid. Its not very painful but yes i can feel its there.
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.
Ok this is called meibomian cyst. A benign condition due to the clogging of the lid gland. Usually improves by itself over time. You can try warm compress. If it gets painful, then antibiotic ointment will need to be prescribed for infection. Best wishes