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Robert Francis Munsch, MD
(573) 221-7999
109 Virginia St
Hannibal, MO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1977

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Ned L Snider, MD FACS
(217) 228-3030
709 Broadway St
Quincy, IL
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington (st. Louis)
Graduation Year: 1962

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Eric Alfred Sieck, MD
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Mo/Kansas City
Graduation Year: 1985

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Christopher J Mc Devitt, MD
(217) 222-6550
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1988

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Jean A Disseler, MD
(217) 222-6550
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Languages
American Sign
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Blessing Hosp At 11TH, Quincy, Il; Hannibal Regional Hospital, Hannibal, Mo
Group Practice: Quincy Medical Group

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Joseph Pravoot Gira, MD
210 Steamboat Bend Shopp
Center, MO
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1995

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James Douglas Hayashi, MD
(217) 228-2020
709 Broadway St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1985

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William U McReynolds, MD FACS
2301 York St
Quincy, IL
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern
Graduation Year: 1951

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Eric A Sieck, MD
(217) 222-6550
1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Blessing Hosp At 11TH, Quincy, Il

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Robert Wesley Weller, MD
(217) 222-6550
Quincy Medical Group 1025 Maine St
Quincy, IL
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1987

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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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