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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Purkiss
17 years experience Ophthalmology
Warm compresses: A "stye, " a.K.A. Hordeolum, is a plugged oil gland in the eyelid, sort of like a pimple. Most of the time, it can be effectively treated with warm co ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Warm compresses: Apply a warm wet washclothe to your eyelid four times per day. If this does not cause the stye to resolve, see an ophthalmologist.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Fishkin
23 years experience Ophthalmology
Warm compresses: Warm compresses are the best first step, ten minutes at a time, with some light massage while you're doing the compress if it's not too tender. If it' ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilan Cohen
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Hot compresses: Frequent hot compresses.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Windisch
25 years experience Pediatrics
Warm compresses: Warm compresses 3-4 x per day will help to open up the stye.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Warm compresses: Apply a warm washclothe to the eye four times per day with 5 to 10 minutes.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Gutman
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Well...: Warm, moist compresses... Do not try to "pop-it"
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
14 years experience Urgent Care
Stye: W/o treatment it may take upto 2 weeks. With Rx it may take 4-5 days and with early treatment only 1-2 days.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kalt
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Warm compresses: The majority of styes will drain on their own if treated with warm compresses for 5 to 10 minutes two to three times a day. A combination antibiotic/s ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
28 years experience Ophthalmology
Chalazion: A stye or chalazion is a occluded oil gland(meibomian gland, similar to sebaceous gland in the skin). A stye develops when the oil gland gets plugged ... Read More
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