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What could be the cause of repeated styes?

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If your styes come back again and again, it may be a sign of a chronic condition called blepharitis or acne rosacea. Your doctor will be able to confirm what’s wrong and start treatment.

SOURCES: 

Bradford, C. Basic Ophthalmology, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2004. 

The Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on March 31, 2019

SOURCES: 

Bradford, C. Basic Ophthalmology, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2004. 

The Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on March 31, 2019

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