Protuberance in the eyelid result of
gland Meibonio (gland that lubricates the edges of the eyelids)
can heal spontaneously.
If not, is remedied with surgical removal.
of the eyelid can become
and spread to other glands of the eyelid.
Diagnosis and Treatment.
Diagnostic history and physical examination by
Cultivation in the laboratory of exudate
Become rinsing with warm water to reduce
and promote healing.
Apply rinses and rest for 20 minutes at least 1 hour.
Repeat as many times as needed.
Topical antibiotic ointments or creams, such as erythromycin or bacitracin. Apply
thin layer at the edge of the eyelid 2 or 4 times
day. Thick layers have no more healing power.
Antibiotic eye drops to prevent the
spreading to other parts of the eye.
Rarely are needed oral or injectable antibiotics.
No special diet.
It hurts the eye.
You have changes in vision.
New unexplained symptoms.
The drugs used in treatment can cause side effects.
Wash your hands often and dry with clean towels.
Avoid environments with dust or other irritating substances.
well - balanced
Duct obstruction that goes to the surface of the eyelid from the gland Meibonio.
The obstruction is usually caused by an
(usually by staphylococci) around the vent duct.
Signs and symptoms.
Painless swelling of the eyelid which, at first, may seem
The eyelid becomes inflamed and the eye tends to be irritated.
few days, these early symptoms disappear, leaving
lump in the eyelid hard, painless, it increases slowly.
The skin on the package can be moved without difficulty.
Fatigue or overwork.
in the eyes.