See Sty, a boil.
a pus-filled abscess in the follicle of an eyelash; caused by a bacterial infection
inflammation of an eyelash follicle on the edge of the eyelid.
an acute inflammation of a gland at the base of an eyelash, caused by bacterial infection
Infection of one of the sebaceous glands of the edge of the eyelid.
An infection of the eyelid at the base of an eyelash. A hordeolum.
an infection of the sebaceous gland of the eyelid
a bacterial infection causing a small abscess at the edge of the eyelid
a bacterial infection in the inner corner of the eye or at the base of an eyelash on the
a bacterial infection of one of the hair follicles of the eyelashes or one
a bacterial infection of the glands at the edge of the eyelid
a bacterial infection on the edge of the eyelid in one of the oil-secreting glands
a bacterial infection within an oil gland on the edge of the eyelid that forms an abscess
a fluid-filled, pimple-like bump that can develop on the rim of the eyelids
an abscess in the eyelid
an acute infection of the glands located at the eyelid margin
an acute inflammatory infection of an eyelash follicle and forms a red, sore lump near the edge of the lid margin
an infection at the base of an eyelash (in the follicle), usually caused by staphylococcal bacteria
an infection deep within the glands beneath the eyelashes or within the oil-secreting glands of the eyelids
an infection in one of the tiny follicles from which an eyelash grows
an infection in one of the tiny follicles in which the eyelash grows
an infection in the root of an eyelash
an infection in the tiny oil glands along the edge of
an infection near the root of an eyelash
an infection of a lash follicle that forms a red, sore lump near the edge of the eyelid
an infection of a single, eyelash follicle
an infection of one of the three types of eyelid glands near
an infection of the area where an eyelash is attached to the eye (hair follicle)
an infection of the base of the hair follicle, which leads to a sore red pus filled swelling
an infection of the eyelash follicle, usually caused by the staphylococcus bacterium
an infection of the hair follicle of an eyelash
an infection or abscess of an eyelid gland near an eyelash root or follicle
an infection, usually staphylococcal, in a lash follicle
an inflamed eyelash follicle
an inflamed oil gland on the edge of
a red, tender bump on the eyelid that appears when an oil gland at the base of an eyelash becomes clogged
a relatively common infection
a small abscess of the oil gland associated with an eyelash hair follicle
a small boil on the eyelid
a small boil or abscess caused by an infection of one of the tiny oil-producing glands located at the base of each eyelash
a small inflammatory tumor of the nature of a boil, which exposes
a small, pus-filled abscess of one of the hair follicle's of the eyelid
a sore and red lump near the edge of an eyelid
a very common infection of a gland at the edge of the eyelid
localized circumscribed inflammatory swelling of one or more of the sebaceous glands of the eyelid ( Triphala)
See Hordeolum, external.
infected eyelash follicle
infection of glands of Zeis or Moll; external hordeolum
A blocked gland at the edge of the lid which has become infected by bacteria.
A stye (also spelled sty) or hordeolum is an inflammation of the sebaceous glands at the base of the eyelashes. While they produce no lasting damage, they can be quite painful.