• Chalazion Glossary of Terms

Glossary of Terms
  • Inflammation - A defence process of body when it reacts in response to unfavourable condition resulting in redness, tenderness, swelling and warmth of the affected area of body.
  • Anaesthesia - Artificially induced insensitivity to pain, usually done before surgeries.
  • Cornea - Cornea is the clear tissue which is seen in front of eye.
  • Cyst - Filled sac like structure.
  • Blepharitis - Inflammation of eyelids due to many causes
  • Psoriasis - A type of skin disease marked by scaly red itchy patches.
  • Eczema - A skin disease characterized by rough, dry inflamed skin with blisters and intense itching.