Hordeolum

0010606

Normal Case/Contol

GWAS of 0010606

Sibling Case/Control

No sibling GWAS available 0010606

Statistics

Case Control
11695 448499

Phenotype Definition

An acute purulent infection of the sebaceous glands of Zeis at the base of the eyelashes, of the apocrine sweat glands of Moll or the meibomian sebacious glands often caused by staphylococcus infections. Hordeola can either occur as Hordeola externa affecting the sebaceous glands of Zeis or the apocrine sweat glands of Moll or as Hordeola interna affecting the meibomian sebacious glands. In contrast to chalazia, hordeola are extremely painful and can cause extreme local swelling. [HPO:sdoelken]


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Associated Diseases

ID Name Top Correlation
ICD: L031 Cellulitis of other parts of limb 8/20