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Is a chalazion like a pimple?

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A chalazion is a tiny lump of the upper or lower eyelid caused by inflammation of a gland of the lid. A chalazion is not an infection but may precede a hordeolum, which is an obstructed gland that becomes infected from bacteria. A hordeolum does resemble a pimple and may be tender to touch.

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