Chalazion Treatment Junction City KS

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Susan Kay Mosier, MD
(785) 565-0200
2900 Amherst Ave
Manhattan, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1995

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Joseph Theodore Philipp, MD
(785) 537-3400
1104 Waters St
Manhattan, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1971

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Thomas Earl Kirk, MD
(785) 776-0450
1133 College Ave Bldg D
Manhattan, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1971

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Sam Odle OD
Reynoldson & Reynoldson Chtd
(785) 223-5777
1005 W 6Th St
Junction City, KS
 
Paul Bullock OD
Janasek & Oberhelman
(785) 776-9461
1441 Anderson Ave
Manhattan, KS
 
Stanley Warren Lowe, MD
(785) 537-4038
3246 Kimball Ave
Manhattan, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1959

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Gray W Woods, MD
(816) 881-6263
Manhattan, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1983

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Scott Mc Clain OD
(785) 223-5777
1005 W 6Th St
Junction City, KS
 
Breckenridg Dilly OD
Eye Doctors
(785) 537-1118
3012 Anderson Ave
Manhattan, KS
 
Douglas Stigge OD
Stigge Vision Care
(785) 539-6051
1202 Moro St
Manhattan, KS
 
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Stye And Chalazion Eye Inflammation

A stye, or hordeolum, is a nodule of inflammation that forms a bump in the eyelid and is associated with a bacterial infection. A stye usually begins to form when an oil gland in the eyelid margin becomes clogged. A pocket of bacterial infection, or an abscess, then develops in the clogged oil gland. Very rarely, the infection can spread from the eyelid to other parts of the face. Persons with blepharitis are especially prone to developing styes.

In contrast to a stye, a chalazion is a nodule of inflammation that forms a bump in the eyelid without associated infection. Chalazia tend to be present longer than styes, and they are usually less tender and red. Some styes develop into chalazia after the body clears the infection but not the inflammation.

Symptoms You May Experience:
With a stye, you will notice a bump in your eye lid that develops over several days. The bump is usually tender and red. With a chalazion, the bump that forms in your eyelid will often take longer to form. It is usually only slightly tender to the touch and is less red than a stye. Your vision may be slightly blurred if the chalazion presses on your eyeball, causing astigmatism (an irregular curvature of the cornea)...

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