Sarah - Potentially malignant eyelid lumps prevention in Rugby

What exactly are eyelid lumps and do they disappear on their own? When should one start to worry about eyelid lumps and more importantly what causes them?

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Answer for How do I know if my eyelid lump is skin cancer or not? from Renew Skin Team
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There are many causes for an eyelid lump and most of them are non-cancerous tumors. The most common cause for a red lump inside your eyelid is an area of focal inflammation called a chalazion. This condition is a cyst in the eyelid, caused by an inflammation of a blocked meibomian gland, and appears most frequently on the upper eyelid. This condition usually develops after a stye, and the eyelid generally becomes tender, red, swollen and warm. In some cases, the blocked gland which is causing the stye will not drain even though the redness and swelling wears off. This gland will form a firm, non-tender nodule in the eyelid, and that is a chalazion.
Because your eyelid lump is still red, it may be still a stye, but given the duration, it may be heading towards a chalazion. You should keep in mind that there are malignant tumors that look like benign ones. In any case, any type of eyelid lump can turn into a more serious condition and eventually affect your vision. That is why you should see an eye specialist. A t Renew Skin and Health Clinic you can benefit from state-of-the-art technology for your diagnosis, and minor surgery for eyelid lump removal. The minor surgery procedure is a fast, painless and safe procedure which also ensures great cosmetic results and requires no downtime, so you can leave the clinic immediately after the procedure. Risks and complications are also minimized due to our fully qualified practitionersí expertise in such procedures, so people in Rugby are also welcome to Renew Skin & Health Clinic to benefit from our professional eyelid lumps removal treatments with minor surgery.

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