Sty | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the best treatment for me?
  • Is it okay for my child to go to daycare with a sty?
  • How can I stop my child from scratching or picking at a sty?
  • Will the sty go away on its own?
  • If the sty hurts a lot, should I take a pain reliever?
  • How long will it be before the sty goes away?
  • I seem to get sties a lot. Should I consider not wearing contact lenses?

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 07/09