StyeOverview

overview

A stye is a small lump on the eyelid caused by an infection.

symptoms

The main symptom of a stye is a small, painful lump on your eyelid.

treatments_overview

Styes usually go away on their own. You can ease symptoms by putting a warm flannel on the affected eye and using painkillers.

Page last reviewed: 12/01/2018
Next review due: 12/01/2021