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Snow, Kenneth, Do - Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Ctr
(928) 428-6930
825 S 20th Ave
Safford, AZ

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Desert Family Vision Ctr
(928) 428-0500
1124 W Thatcher Blvd # 103
Safford, AZ
 
Hoots Optical
(928) 428-1111
825 S 20th Ave
Safford, AZ
 
MattC. Hunter,O.D.
Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center,825 20th Avenue
Safford, AZ
 
RobertL. Garrett,O.D.
755 S. 20th Avenue
Safford, AZ
 
Desert Family Vision Ctr
(928) 428-0500
620 S Central Ave
Safford, AZ
 
KatherineA. Garvey,O.D.
755 S. 20th Avenue
Safford, AZ
 
Charles E Ferrin OD
(928) 428-0500
1124 W Thatcher Blvd Ste 103
Safford, AZ
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Optometrist

Southwestern Eye Ctr Ltd
(928) 428-0068
2242 W 16th St Bldg G
Safford, AZ
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Optometrist

CharlesE. Ferrin,O.D.
620 S. Central Ave
Safford, AZ
 
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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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