... A hordeolum
, also known as a stye , is an inflammation of ... in adults. What causes a stye ? A sty ( hordeolum
) is a red, painful lump on the edge or inside of ... a sty is filled with pus . An internal hordeolum
has the same symptoms as a stye , but it grows ...
... a blackhead . A pimple happens when dead skin and bacteria work their way under live skin . A chalazion may develop from an internal hordeolum
that does not drain and heal. Both internal hordeola and chalazia may develop when the oil gland 's pore becomes blocked. This prevents the pore ...
... an infection of one of the three types of eyelid glands near the lid margins, at the base of the lashes. Chalazion ... Stye (or external hordeolum
): A stye is an infection in the tiny oil glands along the edge of the eyelid that surround the base of an eyelash. It begins as a red, tender ...
... a small pimple develops on the eyelid. CAUSES"The oil gland has become infected, inflaming the tissue s of the eyelid. A sty , also called hordeolum
, is a small abscess of the oil gland associated with an eyelash hair follicle. It typically contains Staphylococcus aureus bacteria , the ...