Can my chalazion be removed if there is no pus inside?
New York, NY
2 months ago
My chalazion has decreased in size after 3-4 months and two steroid injections however a small white rock hard bump remains. Can this be removed without scarring? I do not believe there is any material left within as it just feel like a rock hard lump above the tarsal plate. Can this be scar tissue? How can they locate it under the eyelid if i go in for surgery.
Doctor Answers 1
I would treat conservatively until you see a plastic surgeon or oculoplastic surgeon for meticulous removal.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as
a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you
have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute
or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.