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Synonyms for stye

an infection of the sebaceous gland of the eyelid

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Some people suggest that at this stage you should pull out the eyelash at the centre of the stye to let out the pus.
As you have had a number of styes, it suggests that you may be a little run down.
Blepharitis is an inflammation of the skin around the edges of the eyelids and, if the area is infected, styes may occur.
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AA STYE is a painful infection of the follicle of an eyelash.
What causes a stye and what is the best way of getting rid of one?
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Less frequently, the stye points in, caused by inflammation in the Meiobium gland.
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A stye is a pus-filled swelling on the margin of the eyelid and is fairly common.
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