Blepharitis Treatment Vicksburg MS

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Donald Street Hall Jr, MD
(601) 636-1851
3303 Indiana Ave
Vicksburg, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1973

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James Wesley Cook, MD
(601) 638-2081
1206 Mission 66
Vicksburg, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: River Region Health System, Vicksburg, Ms
Group Practice: Cook Eye Clinic

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James Vines OD
(601) 636-5583
1201 Walnut St
Vicksburg, MS
 
Donald S Hall
(601) 636-1851
3303 Indiana Ave
Vicksburg, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Eyeline Optical Of Vicksburg Inc
(601) 638-7905
2449 N Frontage Rd
Vicksburg, MS
Services
Optometrist

John Bayliss Ederington, MD FACS
(601) 638-4873
340 Eagle Lake Shore Rd
Vicksburg, MS
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane
Graduation Year: 1963

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David Prudhomme OD
Vision Clinic
(601) 630-9199
3505 Pemberton Square Blvd
Vicksburg, MS
 
W S Ashley
Tallulah Eye Clinic
(318) 574-2369
1010 Johnson St
Tallulah, LA
 
James Wesley Cook
(601) 638-2081
1206 Mission 66
Vicksburg, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Vision Clinic
(601) 636-6364
1808 Mission 66
Vicksburg, 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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