What is chalazion?

Also known as: chalazia (plural).

A chalazion is a persistent slow growing painless variably sized swelling or lump (or more than one) found anywhere in the upper and/or lower eyelid.


Reviewed by: Jack Wolfsdorf, MD, FAAP

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