Chalazion
Chalazion Cha*la"zi*on, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? dim. of ? hail, pimple.] (Med.) A small circumscribed tumor of the eyelid caused by retention of secretion, and by inflammation of the Melbomian glands. [1913 Webster]

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  • Chalazion — Classification et ressources externes Chalazion de la paupière supérieure CIM 10 H00.1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chalazión — en estadio inicial del párpado del ojo izquierdo. Clasificación y recursos externos CIE 10 …   Wikipedia Español

  • chalazion — [ ʃalazjɔ̃ ] n. m. • chalazium 1538; de chalaze ♦ Méd. Petite tumeur dure, indolore, au bord de la paupière. ⇒ orgelet. ● chalazion nom masculin (grec khakadzion, diminutif de khaladza) Petit kyste inflammatoire du bord de la paupière. chalazion… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chalazion — m. oftalm. Aumento de tamaño de las glándulas de Meibomio del párpado, a causa de una oclusión de su conducto; su aparición suele ser posterior a la inflamación de dicha glándula. Se caracteriza por la presencia de nódulos duros no dolorosos… …   Diccionario médico

  • chalazión — (Del fr. chalaze, chalazion). m. Tumor pequeño producido por la inflamación crónica de las glándulas sebáceas de los párpados …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • chalazion — (n.) small tumor in the eyelid, 1708, from Gk. khalazion, dim. of khalaza hail, hailstone; small lump or knot; pimple, from PIE root *gheled hail …   Etymology dictionary

  • chalazion — [kə lā′zē ən] n. a chronic sty …   English World dictionary

  • Chalazion — For other uses, see Chalazion (fungus). Chalazion Classification and external resources Eyelid affected by Chalazion ICD 10 H00.1 …   Wikipedia

  • Chalazion — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 H00.1 Chalazion …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chalazion — A cyst of the little glands in the eyelids that make a lubricant which they discharge through tiny openings in the edges of the lids. The lubricant is a fatty substance called sebum characteristic of sebaceous glands. These glands are called the… …   Medical dictionary

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