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Reviewed by Brian S. Boxer Wachler on August 2, 2018

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Cheng, K. , published online April 19, 2014. Cochrane Library

Mayo Clinic: “Sty.”

American Optometric Association: “Chalazion.”

 

Reviewed by Brian S. Boxer Wachler on August 2, 2018

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