• Original illustration by Jeanne C. Koelling; revision by Mark Miller.
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    Oculoplastics/Orbit

    Excision of chalazion. A, After a clamp is placed around the chalazion, a blade is used to make a vertical incision into the tarsus. B, The cyst contents are removed. C, The lining walls are excised with scissors. D, The defect is allowed to heal by secondary intention.