Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Infected Eyelash Risk Factors

Risk factors for styes include:

  • Blepharitis
  • Contact lenses
  • Poor eyelid hygiene
  • Regular use of eye makeup

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2007 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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