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19 Jul 2005

Stye
Dear Doc

I had a stye which became a hordeolum (within a few days), I had it removed (cut out) last Monday 11th and the stitches were removed yesterday 18th. Where the cut was made it is a bit swollen still and a bit red, nowhere near as bad as it was, but now I feel another lump higher up near the top of my eyelid,and I am concerned it may be abother one starting - the first one was on the lower part of my eyelid (near the lashes).... Is there anything I can do to stop this one growing and avoid more surgery? Am I doomed for life and will these appear again and again, I am only 29 and I had never hear of this condition until a week ago! It affected my vision too for a few days (blurred vision) and now this new one seems to be affecting it again, please advise asap. Thank you.
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CyberDoc
CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Dawn, you can start using the antibiotic eye drops you were given the first time. Hopefully it will keep it from getting worse. Good luck.
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