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Introduction: Chalazion

Description of Chalazion

Chalazion (medical condition): Slow-growing swelling of the upper or lower eyelid...more »

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Chalazion: a small sebaceous cyst of the eyelid resulting when a Meibomian gland is blocked.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Chalazion: A non-neoplastic cyst of the MEIBOMIAN GLANDS of the eyelid.
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Chalazion: A non-neoplastic cyst of the MEIBOMIAN GLANDS of the eyelid.
Source: MeSH 2007

Chalazion: Related Topics

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Chalazion as a Disease

Chalazion (medical condition): See Chalazion (disease information).
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Chalazion: Related Diseases

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Chalazion: Related Disease Topics

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Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Chalazion

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Hierarchical classifications of Chalazion

The following list attempts to classify Chalazion into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • pilar cyst,sebaceous cyst,steatocystoma,wen
  • cyst
  • pathology
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

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