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Cyst of the eyelid

Also known as Eyelid Cyst

Cyst of the eyelid is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.

What are the symptoms?

Within all the people who go to their doctor with cyst of the eyelid, 73% report having mass on eyelid, 67% report having skin growth, and 48% report having eyelid lesion or rash. The symptoms that are highly suggestive of cyst of the eyelid are mass on eyelid, skin growth, eyelid lesion or rash, pain in eye, symptoms of eye, wrinkles on skin, itchiness of eye, abnormal movement of eyelid, muscle swelling, and elbow cramps or spasms, although you may still have cyst of the eyelid without those symptoms.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with cyst of the eyelid often receive excision, biopsy, lens and cataract procedures, other therapeutic procedures on eyelids; conjunctiva; cornea, ophthalmologic and otologic diagnosis and treatment, corneal transplant, procedures on spleen and removal of ectopic pregnancy .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with cyst of the eyelid include carteolol ophthalmic, betaxolol ophthalmic, fluorouracil, dexamethasone-tobramycin ophthalmic, terbinafine topical, erythromycin ophthalmic, sodium sulfacetamide ophthalmic, proparacaine ophthalmic, brimonidine ophthalmic, latanoprost, triamcinolone topical product, lovastatin and chlorpheniramine / phenindamine / phenylpropanolamine .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for cyst of the eyelid include race/ethnicity = other, age 60-74 years and age 45-59 years. On the other hand, age 1-4 years almost never get cyst of the eyelid.

Age

< 1 years
0.1x
1-4 years
0.0x
5-14 years
0.5x
15-29 years
0.9x
30-44 years
0.5x
45-59 years
1.8x
60-74 years
2.0x
75+ years
0.5x

Sex

Male
0.8x
Female
1.2x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
1.1x
Hispanic
0.9x
White
1.0x
Other
1.6x
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