chalazion


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  • noun

Synonyms for chalazion

a small sebaceous cyst of the eyelid resulting when a Meibomian gland is blocked

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The patient remained tumor-free until the age of 12 years, when she developed a left upper lid chalazion that was followed clinically.
The contract will be implemented in Forestry Drygaly and will cover the execution of forest management in rangeries: Dzikowo, Wolf Forest, Falencin, Ruda, Yarn, Orzysz, Kepno, chalazion, Wierzbiny, Coins, White Mountain, Mouse, stump grinders, Borowe, White, Zagaje, Kaliszki, Kowalewo, Lisa, Strzelniki.
A IN this age group a lump under the eyelid is usually caused by a chalazion.
There are loads of similarities between humans and animals," he explained, while pointing out a chalazion on the upper eyelid of Purdy, a Jack Russell who had been brought into the clinic.
Associated with such changes, there is an increased risk of corneal abrasion, blepharitis, chalazion and hordeolum in TBI, while subconjunctival haemorrhage and ptosis are more prevalent in CVA.
A chalazion is a nodular cyst resulting from the blockage of a meibomian gland.