Pisyak on the eye: symptoms, treatment, prevention
Pisyak on the eye - this is the popular name of suchproblems like barley. Many people came across him at least once in his life. Pathology delivers many unpleasant sensations, since it is an inflammation of the century.
In the article, we'll talk about how to treat a pusher, what symptoms it accompanies, and whether there are ways to avoid such a nuisance.
What promotes the appearance of barley on the eye? The reasons can be set, therefore we will single out the main of them:
- non-observance of hygiene rules;
- failures in the work of the gastrointestinal tract;
- weak immunity;
- blepharitis or demodicosis;
At the same time, women are at greater risk ofcompared with men. This is due to the fact that they use decorative cosmetics, which can often be of very questionable quality or with expired shelf life.
Pisyak on the eye differs pronounced symptomatology.
At the very beginning the disease manifests itself in the form ofredness of the eyelids, feelings of heaviness, local itching and swelling, and the appearance of a small tubercle. After a short time (about 3-4 days) there is a small abscess with a white head or a crust resembling a grain. Approximately on the fifth day, his breakthrough and outflow of pus occur. In this case, if the barley was internal, there is a possibility of infection of the eye.
When to go to the doctor?
Pisyak on the eye is relatively innocuousdisease. Nevertheless, if there are some symptoms, you should contact the clinic as soon as possible to get qualified help. These include cases where:
- the temperature rises;
- The tumor did not begin to subside after 4-5 days or continued to increase in size;
- the abscess interferes with vision, causes pain, presses on the eye;
- barley disappeared, but soon appeared on the other or the same eye;
- an abscess on the eye led to the appearance of conjunctivitis;
- there is an increase in lymph nodes;
- there is an unpleasant tick.
The doctor will carefully study all the accompanyingsymptoms and suggest ways to get rid of the problem. If necessary, he can open the abscess or prescribe the use of special medications, such as ointment or antibiotics.
Depending on the stage of the disease, the way of treatment will differ.
When the first signs appear, you canuse the usual "green" or alcohol. They need to be applied to a cotton swab and cauterize the tubercle or edema. Repeat the procedure can be up to 5 times a day. This method will help to prevent the formation of abscess, which means that the disease will not go to the next stage and will not cause complications.
At this stage, an excellent assistant to get rid offrom the arisen problem will be dry heat. The method consists in heating the problem area. You can do this with a steeply brewed egg or potatoes and the salt heated in a frying pan, wrapped in a dense fabric. The compress itself should not be hot, so as not to provoke the appearance of a burn.
If the peephole on the eye was seen afterappearance of abscess, the use of the two methods described above is strictly prohibited. Otherwise, you can not only not get the expected result, but also provoke a number of complications.
In such situations, treatment ismedicines of local type of action. These include special creams, gels, ointments, eye drops. All of them have strong antibacterial properties, due to which there is a rapid destruction of all pathogenic organisms that provoked the development of the disease. The most common drugs are "Tetracycline," "Erythromycin," "Gentamicin," "Ciprofloxacin."
It has already been mentioned above that barley cancause the appearance of conjunctivitis. How to treat a pus in this case? The answer is very simple: you need to add antibiotics to standard therapy. Most often in such cases, ophthalmologists appoint "Floxal", "Tobrex", "Albucid." Apply them every 4 hours for 5-7 days.
Pay special attention to the fact that the appeared abscess can not be squeezed out, cauterized or heated! This can contribute to further spread of the infection.
Prevention of the Pig is the observance of several simple rules.
First, it is necessary to adhere to the rules of hygiene. In particular, this concerns the care of the eye area.
The second point is relevant for women: in any case you can not go to bed with mascara or shadows in front of your eyes. It is necessary to wash off cosmetics every evening so that the skin can breathe and the pathogenic bacteria do not multiply in it.
In addition to all of the above, it is important to monitor your health: dress according to weather, do not allow freezing and in every way strengthen immunity.
In cases where barley appears again and again, ophthalmologists recommend starting the use of multivitamins and dry yeast.