An eye cyst is a lump that forms on the eyelid when the gland within the skin is inflamed, explains WebMD. The lump is commonly warm, red and painful and grows over days or weeks. Glands commonly become blocked with oil ... More »

Treating eye cysts involves eye compresses and the use of antibiotics. Surgery may be required to remove the cyst if it lasts for weeks or if other symptoms appear. With the right management, eye cysts usually clear up i... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

A common treatment for a conjunctival cyst on the eye is antibiotics and eye drops, according to In some cases, an eye doctor may choose to surgically remove an eye cyst using either a needle or sharp knif... More »

Cysts in dogs may appear as a raised lump or growth under the skin, or they may not be visible to the naked eye. Cysts are generally indistinguishable from other tumors without a biopsy and microscopic examination of the... More »

A stye, also known as a hordeolum, is a lump on the eyelid that looks similar to a pimple, according to the Mayo Clinic. Styes most commonly form on the exterior of the eyelid, but they can also form on the inside of t... More » Health Vision

An eyelid cyst is also referred to as a chalazion, with symptoms that include a swelling or lump in the eyelid, inflammation and a heavy sensation in the eyelid, explains Moorfields Eye Hospital. The affected area may al... More » Health Vision

Pain, redness and tenderness usually accompany a sty in the eyelid, and patients often experience discomfort when blinking the eye, according to MedicineNet. Patients can reduce pain and encourage draining by applying wa... More » Health Vision