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Swollen eyelid

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Conditions

Inflammation of eyelids

Blepharitis is inflammation of the rims of the eyelids, which causes them to become red and swollen.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Red eyes
  • Discharge from eyes
  • Itchy eyes
  • Swollen eyelid
  • Eye pain

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Inflammation of eyelids.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Stye

A stye is a small abscess (painful collection of pus) on the eyelid.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Swollen eyelid
  • Pain on eyelid
  • Eye pain

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Stye.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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