• procedure
  • Depending on the chalazion's texture, the excision procedure varies: while fluid matter can easily be removed under minimal invasion, by merely puncturing the chalazion and exerting pressure upon the surrounding tissue, hardened matter usually necessitates a larger incision, through which it can be scraped out. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chalazion surgery is a simple procedure that is generally performed as a day operation, and the person does not need to remain in the hospital for further medical care. (wikipedia.org)
  • usually
  • A chalazion is usually diagnosed based on a complete medical history and physical examination of your child. (nyhq.org)
  • Chalazia may recur, and they will usually be biopsied to rule out the possibility of a tumour. (wikipedia.org)
  • larger
  • The excision of larger chalazia may result in visible hematoma around the lid, which will wear off within three or four days, whereas the swelling may persist for longer. (wikipedia.org)