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Stye or Cyst or Chalazion?

What is the difference between a stye and chalazion? (both are sometimes generically known as a cyst) Stye Styes appear as red, sore lump near the edge of the eyelid, usually caused by a bacterial infection¬† in the eyelash follicle.¬† A stye can also be caused by inflammation, such a blepharitis.   Chalazion Is caused […]