Conjunctival Cyst

Conjunctival Cysts

Clinical Features

  • Symptoms: eye discomfort or tearing.
  • Signs: fluid-filled mass within the conjunctiva
  • May be caused by infolding conjunctival crypts or secondary to inflammation, trauma or surgery (especially muscle surgery).


  • Supportive with topical lubricants if necessary.
  • Surgical excision.
  • Sclerosing medications topically or into the cyst.
Conjunctival Cysts