How are hordeolum (stye) prevented?

Updated: Nov 19, 2018
  • Author: Michael P Ehrenhaus, MD; Chief Editor: Edsel Ing, MD, MPH, FRCSC  more...
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Answer

Try to prevent recurrences by minimizing or eliminating risk factors, such as blepharitis and meibomian gland dysfunction, through daily lid hygiene and warm compresses.


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