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Most bumps on the eyelid are styes. A stye is an inflamed oil gland on the edge of your eyelid, where the lash meets the lid. It appears as a red, swollen bump that looks like a pimple. It is tender, especially to the touch.
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An external eyelid stye is an inflamed area or bump on the eyelid. The medical term for a stye is hordeolum externum. Styes are red, painful...
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An external eyelid stye is an inflamed area or bump on the eyelid. The medical term for a stye is hordeolum externum. Styes are red, painful...
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