Blepharitis Treatment Fort Morgan CO

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Zoey K Loomis OD PC
(970) 867-3937
409 E Platte Ave
Fort Morgan, CO
Services
Optometrist

BeckyS. Haley,O.D.
(970) 867-9299
Kiowa Eye Care,409 E. Platte Ave
Fort Morgan, CO
 
Thomas D Stevens OD
(970) 867-3046
1100 Main St
Fort Morgan, CO
Services
Optometrist

Marc S Walker OD PC
(970) 867-3342
718 E Platte Ave
Fort Morgan, CO
Services
Optometrist

George W Hertneky OD PC
(970) 842-5166
212 Cameron St
Brush, CO
Services
Optometrist

RaymondC. Finch,O.D.
(970) 867-3937
Kiowa Eyecare Center,409 East Platte Ave.
Ft. Morgan, CO
 
ZoeyK. Loomis,O.D.
(970) 867-3937
231 Prospect Ste B
Fort Morgan, CO
 
Wal-mart Stores Inc
(970) 542-2284
1300 Barlow Rd
Fort Morgan, CO
Services
Optometrist

GeorgeW. Hertneky,O.D.
(970) 842-5166
Hertneky Vision Care Center,212 Cameron St
Brush, CO
 
Stevens Thomas D Optmtrst
(970) 867-2203
927 Acoma
Fort Morgan, CO
 

Blepharitis Eye Disorder Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Blepharitis means inflammation of the eyelid margins, or edges where the eyelashes grow. This condition is one of the most common causes of eye irritation. Blepharitis can result from bacterial infection, abnormal oil gland secretions, or a combination of both. In bacterial blepharitis, certain bacteria live in the eyelids and cause irritation. Abnormal oil gland secretions result when the eyelid glands that make oil for the normal tear film produce too much oil that is overly thick, also causing eye irritation. Blepharitis is often found in patients whith dry eye syndrome and rosacea. Moderate to severe blepharitis can cause irritation of the conjunctiva and the cornea, as the eyelids rub against the surface of the eyeball.

Symptoms You May Experience:
You may notice eye burning, itching, mild redness, the feeling that something is in the eye, or crusting around the eylashes that is particularly worse upon awakening.

Examination: What Your Eye Doctor Will Look For:
Your eye doctor will examine your eyes with a slit lamp to look for crusting and debris around the base of your eyelashes, as well as clogging of your eyelid oil glands. He or she will look for signs of corneal or conjunctival irritation, as well as signs of dry eye...

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