Chalazion

About- A chalazion is a small, slow-growing lump or cyst that develops within the eyelid occurs due to a blocked oil gland.
Symptoms-
 Blurred vision
 Eye irritation
 Usually painless and slow-growing lump
 Small, red, inflamed area of the eyelid
 Usually, appear on the lower eyelid
 Watery eye
 
Causes-
chalazion is caused by a blockage in one of the tiny meibomian glands of the upper and lower eyelids
 
Risk Factors
 Acne
 Blepharitis
 Conjunctivitis
 Diabetes
 Rosacea
 Seborrheic dermatitis
 Skin cancer
 Tuberculosis
 Viral infections

Specialists to Visit -
 Optometrist

 Ophthalmologist

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References-
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.allaboutvision.com
https://www.aoa.org
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://emedicine.medscape.com

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