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Suggest treatment to cure chalazion

Ive had a chalazion for about 8 months now. Ive tried ointments given to me by my physician in conjunction with hot compress. Finally I went to see an ophthalmologist who lanced my eye, but after a 3 more months its still there what else can i do to make this go away?
Thu, 15 May 2014
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Hello
It seems from the history that you are having long standing chalazion. The treatment for chalazion is by surgery in the form of incision and curettage. Since it has recurred after incision and curettage, the next option is to go for intralesional injection of long acting steroids like traimcinolone.
Hence I advice you to consult your doctor for examination and treatment accordingly.

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