Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Meibomian Gland Cyst Symptoms

Symptoms of a chalazion include:

  • Skin lump on the eyelid
    • Lump is under the skin
    • Lump is usually painless
    • Lump is not red
    • Lump is not tender
  • Eye pain
  • Eye tenderness

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Last Updated: Dec 23, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Meibomian Gland Cyst References
  1. Dhaliwal U, Arora VK, Singh N, Bhatia A. Cytopathology of chalazia. Diagn Cytopathol. 2004 Aug;31(2):118-22. [15282726]
  2. Ozdal PC, Codere F, Callejo S, Caissie AL, Burnier MN. Accuracy of the clinical diagnosis of chalazion. Eye. 2004 Feb;18(2):135-8. [14762403]
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