A ‘sty’ is a small localized infection inside the eyelid that in many respects is similar to acne. A sty may, therefore, be quite bothersome, but is not dangerous. Unlike acne, a sty can appear at any age, as opposed to acne that usually presents during puberty. Another difference is that acne usually appears as …
This website was written by Prof. Eytan Blumenthal, to better understand glaucoma & cataract. This information should not replace medical consultation.
This website was written in its entirety by Prof. Eytan Blumenthal to help glaucoma and cataract patients better understand their condition. This information is not medical advice, nor replaces medical consultation.