Chalazia Removal

Request for a referral for surgical removal of Chalazia.

Related keywords
Meibomian cyst, meibomian gland duct
Who can apply
General Practitioner
Referral routes
Prior Approval

A chalazion, also known as a meibomian cyst, is a common condition affecting the eyelid. The cyst (fluid-filled swelling) is usually felt as a small lump. Occasionally, it can become infected. It is caused by the blockage of a gland in the eyelid.

(also known as or relates to a meibomian gland duct)

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Description: Please complete this form for all patients requiring this intervention. IF the patient clearly meets the criteria, please forward the application to the IFR Team and await confirmation of funding before making a referral.