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Clogged eyelash pore

I have a hard white bump on an upper eyelash follicle.  It looks like a whitehead and is not painful.  I have tried warm compresses several times a day for weeks and it is still there unchanged.   Are there any medications to remove it or can it be surgically removed?
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Dear roselunamoon,

I would recommend that you seek the care of an eyeMD to determine the appropriate diagnosis and treatment.  Depending on the etiology, surgical intervention might be required.

Dr. Feldman

Sandy T. Feldman, M.D., M.S.
ClearView Eye and Laser Medical Center
San Diego, California
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