Stye on caruncle

I just developed today morning a stye in my caruncle . Its a pin prick sometimes and i have to sail on ship from today onwards . Please suggest me
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Dr. Vishal Arora
Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon 8 yrs exp Gurgaon
Not all swellings of the eye lids or caruncle are stye. Typical features of stye (infective)are, pain, swelling which is painful to touch. If its a stye start with warm compression using a clean cloth or cotton. If it doesn't subside. Please visit an ophthalmologist near your location.
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