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Posted by: retha | 2011/04/26

lump in eye

please assist....my daughter is 15 and has a lump in her eye ball, this is a concern as i dont have medical aid and dont know what to do, must she get to a gp or eye specialist
thanks a mil

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Hallo Retha
If it is on the eyeball she needs to see an ophthalmologist. The best would be to let a GP at the outpatients department of your local hospital examine the eye and refer her to the ophthalmology department of your nearest academic hospital if necessary.
Dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2011/04/26

Hallo Retha
If it is on the eyeball she needs to see an ophthalmologist. The best would be to let a GP at the outpatients department of your local hospital examine the eye and refer her to the ophthalmology department of your nearest academic hospital if necessary.
Dr Bets

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