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I have recurring styes. Are they caused by staph bacteria? Is this dangerous for there to be constant staph bacteria in a place as special as the eye?

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Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine

In brief: Styles

Due to blocked oil glands in the lids, this is why the initial treatment is hot compresses 4-6 times a day.
The area can resolve with this in time. Very rarely is a style due to infection.

In brief: Styles

Due to blocked oil glands in the lids, this is why the initial treatment is hot compresses 4-6 times a day.
The area can resolve with this in time. Very rarely is a style due to infection.
Dr. Alan Jackson
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