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Judith Bradley, MD
PO Box 407
Laurel, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Mississippi
Graduation Year: 1986

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Eric Everett Lindstrom, MD
(601) 428-0999
1020 Adams St
Laurel, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Aerospace Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1963
Hospital
Hospital: South Central Reg Med Ctr, Laurel, Ms
Group Practice: Lindstrom Eye Clinic

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Watts Davis OD
Family Eye Ctr
(601) 649-1437
Po Box 648
Laurel, MS
 
Eric Everett Lindstrom
(601) 426-9454
1020 Adams St
Laurel, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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EdwardW. Davis,O.D.
(601) 649-1437
Eye Care Assoc.,P.O. Box 648
Laurel, MS
 
John Benton Lyon, MD
(601) 426-9454
4 Ashton Ct
Laurel, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1994

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E Watts Davis OD
Eye Care Assoc
(601) 649-1437
Po Box 648
Laurel, MS
 
Lindstrom Eye Clinic PA
(601) 426-9454
1020 Adams St
Laurel, MS

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Judith Lynn Bradley
(601) 426-9454
1020 Adams St
Laurel, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Moye James M Dr
(601) 649-1437
P.O. BOX 648
Laurel, MS
 
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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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