» » ยป

Chalazion Treatment Okmulgee OK

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Chalazion Treatment. You will find informative articles about Chalazion Treatment, including "Stye And Chalazion Eye Inflammation". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Okmulgee, OK that can help answer your questions about Chalazion Treatment.

Z Lin Brister MD
Eye Center
(918) 756-0316
Po Box 520
Okmulgee, OK
 
Michael Brian OD
Henryetta Eye Ctr
(918) 652-2345
900 W Main St
Henryetta, OK
 
WilliamL. Hull,O.D.
(918) 756-2124
P.O. Box 610,916 E. 8th Street
Okmulgee, OK
 
Ward And Hall PC
(918) 756-0316
300 Creek Dr
Okmulgee, OK
Services
Optometrist

Lavalley Vision Care Inc
(918) 652-2345
900 W Main St
Henryetta, OK
Services
Optometrist

David Hall OD
Okmulgee Vision Clinic
(918) 756-0316
Po Box 520
Okmulgee, OK
 
Walt P Megown OD Inc
(918) 756-2124
916 E 8th St
Okmulgee, OK
Services
Optometrist

DavidK. Hall,O.D.
(918) 756-0316
P.O. Box 520,300 Creek Pl.
Okmulgee, OK
 
Michael L Brian OD PC
(918) 652-2536
900 W Main St
Henryetta, OK
Services
Optometrist

Henryetta Eye Clinic
(918) 652-2345
900 W Main St
Henryetta, OK
 

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)...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Eyes-and-Vision.com


Copyright 2006-2010 Vision Health