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Blepharitis Treatment Okmulgee OK

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Z Lin Brister MD
Eye Center
(918) 756-0316
Po Box 520
Okmulgee, OK
 
Michael Brian OD
Henryetta Eye Ctr
(918) 652-2345
900 W Main St
Henryetta, OK
 
Walt P Megown OD Inc
(918) 756-2124
916 E 8th St
Okmulgee, OK
Services
Optometrist

Ward And Hall PC
(918) 756-0316
300 Creek Dr
Okmulgee, OK
Services
Optometrist

Henryetta Eye Clinic
(918) 652-2345
900 W Main St
Henryetta, OK
 
David Hall OD
Okmulgee Vision Clinic
(918) 756-0316
Po Box 520
Okmulgee, OK
 
DavidK. Hall,O.D.
(918) 756-0316
P.O. Box 520,300 Creek Pl.
Okmulgee, OK
 
WilliamL. Hull,O.D.
(918) 756-2124
P.O. Box 610,916 E. 8th Street
Okmulgee, OK
 
Michael L Brian OD PC
(918) 652-2536
900 W Main St
Henryetta, OK
Services
Optometrist

Lavalley Vision Care Inc
(918) 652-2345
900 W Main St
Henryetta, OK
Services
Optometrist

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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