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Suffereing from Chalazion. Suggestion and remedy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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Doctor:How are you?
User:I am fine
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:suffereing from Chalazion
User:since last 4-5 months
User:total 7
User:on one eye its 5
User:other eye 2
Doctor:apart from the swelling
Doctor:do you have any issues
User:its not going on its own
User:no other issues
User:just swelling
Doctor:did you try warm compresses?
User:yes i tried it
User:even with apsom salt too
Doctor:then if the swelling is the only issue
Doctor:then the only way we can get rid of it is surgery
User:but nothing worked
Doctor:i understand
User:surgery will take how much time
Doctor:this is a small surgery
Doctor:they'll do 1 eye first
User:and will it cure the problem 100%
Doctor:should be done in a few hours i think
Doctor:it would
User:will it persist
User:whats the reason for this problem
Doctor:no it will not persist
User:i never faced this problem ever
Doctor:the reason is that there is a gland in the eyelid
User:& now all of sudden that too seven
Doctor:when the dict becomes blocked
Doctor:thats when you have these issues
Doctor:Dont worry
User:I am worried
Doctor:it will be fine
Doctor:where do you stay?
User:can you suggest any good opthologist
Doctor:i'm sure our customer care team can help you find a good ophthalmologist
Doctor:i dont know anyone personally
Doctor:is there anything else i can help you with
User:nothing else
Doctor:to prevent it further
User:this is the only thing which is bothering me
Doctor:just clean the inside of your eyelash line with a ear bud with some baby shampoo on it
Doctor:and then wash with clean drinking water
Doctor:do you follow?
User:Ok will do this
User:actually I dont use any cosmetics
User:still got this problem
Doctor:thats ok
Doctor:cosmetics dont cause this problem also
User:Thanks for your help
Doctor:thanks for consulting me
Doctor:have a good day ahead
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