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How do i get rid of a sty

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I have a sty for 3 days now and don''t know how to take care of and get rifrid of it.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DoogleNK replied 8 years ago.
Sty lasting for more than 3 days needs to be evaluated by an ophthalmologist.
Treatment includes warm compresses, tylenol for pain, topical antibiotics & possibly oral antibiotics or drainage of pus by a minor cut.
You can try these self care measures as well.

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