A 19-year-old female asked:
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my mom 45 yrs old has a big hard bump on her eyelid (chalazion?) how to treat it without surgery? please be specific. could it be something else too?

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Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Bump: Hot moist compresses. Topical opthalmic antibiotic drops or ointment.
Answered on Nov 21, 2017

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Pain: No , your eyelid should not be hurting. Consult your eye doctor.
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Depends on size: Depending on the size, treatment may consist of observation, steroid injection or excision/revision.

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