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Remove Scar Eyelid Chalazion
Scars...: Are permanent and cannot be removed. Generally the best scars on the body are on the eyelids because of the excellent blood supply and thinness of the skin. Scars take some time to mature, however, and don't assume their final appearance for 6-12 months. See a board certified plastic, facial plastic, or ophthalmic plastic surgeon for a definitive opinion. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Scar removal: Have a laser treatment. A pulsed dye laser uses light to reduce the size of scars to make them flatter and to repair pigmentation. The treatment is non-invasive and you'll be entirely healed within a week. Several treatments are usually needed to gain the best results. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How is surgery performed to remove chalazion under upper eyelid? Is the lid cut open, or is it removed from underneath? Worried about ugly scarring.
Depends on size: Depending on the size, treatment may consist of observation, steroid injection or excision/revision. ...Read more
Possible-yes: any surgical intervention can cause scar formation. ...Read more
I made upper eyelid chalazion surgery and the doctor made me a horrible brownish circular scar, and a slightly depressed area.Need cosmetic solution.
I just had my chalazion excised on the upper eyelid. What I should and shouldn't do? And when can I remove the patch?
Eye meds: An incision & drainage of a chalazion usually requires a 7-10 day course of an antibiotic or antiobiotic-steroid eye drop medication. Occasionally cold compresses for a day to decrease swelling, & Tylenol (acetaminophen) or aleve for pain management. Keeping the eyelid clean is important. I will add back warm compresses after a week if there is a persisting nodule. The recovery is usually 2-4 weeks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Have hardness left in lower eyelid after large chalazion removed fairly sure it not still there as no gunk coming out any way of removing it please?
I had my chalazion removed almost 2 weeks ago on my upper eyelid and it's still swollen and now it's starting to get slowlen under my eye? i
Chalazion: Could be there is still scar tissue in that gland or an adjacent gland. There are about 20-25 glands in the upper eyelid & each gland can get clogged/chalazion. See your surgeon about injecting a small amount of steroid (risks: see firstname.lastname@example.org) or re-excision which is sometimes needed. ...Read more
I have this fleshy growth on the inside of my lower eyelid that came after I had a stye/chalazion &now needs removed per Eye dr, chances its cancer?
Low: Probability the growth is probably residual from the infection ...Read more
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