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Eye Disorder – Trichiasis

Trichiasis is a medical term for abnormally positioned eyelashes that grow back toward the eye, touching the cornea or conjunctiva. This can be caused by infection, inflammation, autoimmune conditions, congenital defects, eyelid agenesis and...

Eye Disorder – Blepharitis

Blepharitis is an ocular condition characterized by chronic inflammation of the eyelid, the severity and time course of which can vary. Onset can be acute, resolving without treatment within 2–4 weeks (this can be greatly reduced with lid...

Eye Disorder Chalazion (Meibomian Cyst)

A chalazion also known as a meibomian gland lipogranuloma, is a cyst in the eyelid that is caused by inflammation of a blocked duct of meibomian gland, usually on the upper eyelid. Chalazia differ from styes in that they are subacute and usually...

STYE (External and Internal Hordeolum)

An external stye, also could be spelled as sty or hordeolum is an infection of a lash follicle and its associated gland of zeis or moll. External styes form on the outside of the lids and can be seen as small red bumps. Internal styes are infections...