How is a chalazion diagnosed?
A chalazion is usually diagnosed by a visual exam of the eyelid.
What are the risk factors for developing a chalazion?
Anyone can get a chalazion. However, you may be more likely to get a chalazion if you:
- Have had a chalazion or sty before
- Have blepharitis (an inflammation of the eyelids)
- Have certain skin conditions, such as acne rosacea or seborrheic dermatitits