Aa
A
A
Close
Blank
391686 tn?1225171608
bump on eyeball
Hi,

I noticed this yesterday that I have a small bump on my right eye ball.  It its located in the middle of the eyeball and can be felt on the eye lid.  I can't see any pimple there.  What can this be?  It does not hurt.
Cancel
6 Answers
6 Answers
Page 1 of 1
711220 tn?1251894727
Do you mean eyelid?  It is probably a chalazion.  See an ophthalmologist.  Find one on AAO.org

Dr. O.
Comment
Cancel
711220 tn?1251894727
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
391686 tn?1225171608
Hi,

Will I need a referral to see a ophthalmologist?  It fells like its on the eyeball, but I can only feel it on the eyelid if I close my eye.  

Comment
Cancel
391686 tn?1225171608
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
711220 tn?1251894727
That depends on your insurance plan.

Dr. O.
Comment
Cancel
711220 tn?1251894727
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
391686 tn?1225171608
Hi,

I went and saw a ophthalmologist and the Dr checked the pressure in m eyes, LHS 14 and RHS15 and says thats good.  He then put a drop of Antistetick to may my eyes numb and also something else to make my puples dialated.  Took about 15mins and my eyes went blurry.  He then used a torch to look inside my eyes and check the veins?  says their okay too.  He said dont worry about the lump?
Comment
Cancel
391686 tn?1225171608
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
391686 tn?1225171608
Dr,

Should I still be worried about the lump on the eyeball?  Its still there...
Comment
Cancel
391686 tn?1225171608
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
my mom noticed a small bump on her left eyeball under the top eyelid, it is defintely on the eyeball, she said it is a little sore to the touch, and other than chronic dry eyes she hasnt noticed anything different other than has a hard time opening that eye in the morning after she first wakes up, I am very concerned and have insisted she goes to the opthomologist tomorrow, i just was curious what this could be...just need my mind to be at ease...thank you so much
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
391686 tn?1225171608
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Eye Care Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Eye Care Answerers
177275 tn?1438375244
Blank
JohnHaganMD
Kansas City, MO
Avatar f tn
Blank
CBCT
Trumbull, CT
Avatar f tn
Blank
achillea
CA
Avatar m tn
Blank
KayakerNC
NC
Avatar m tn
Blank
chazas
Avatar m tn
Blank
SoftwareDeveloper
CO