Halyazion in the child: the main causes and symptoms of the disease
Eye diseases are not uncommon in childhood. And here the main thing is not to miss the moment for the timely detection of ailment. Otherwise, the consequences can be quite severe. These diseases include halyazion in children.
This inflammation, many parents mistaken for quite harmless barley. Especially since the onset of the disease in both cases is similar – there is a fast-growing inflammation on the eyelid.
But if the barley, after it ripens, breaks through and can be forgotten, then in the case of haljazion, the inflammation becomes firm and resembles a hue in its structure to the touch.
Hence the popular name of the disease – gradina, the cause of which is the clogging of the sebaceous gland.
There are chalazion upper and lower eyelid. Between themselves, they differ in that the inflammatory process of the upper immediately manifests itself in the form of a dense node.
While inflammation of the lower in the early stages is practically not noticeable, in rare cases it can even pass independently.
The causes of inflammatory processes in the eyelids are not that many. The most frequent are:
- Infection of the eye glands. For example, a child rubbed his eyes with dirty hands, scratched them;