Blepharitis Treatment Washington Court House OH

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Donald Kamer OD
Clear Image Eyecare
(740) 335-1181
296 Blackstone St
Washington Ct Hs, OH
Stephanie Mcdonald
(740) 335-6401
420 E Court St
Washington Court House, OH

Allen D. Griffiths, O.D.
(740) 335-2771
239 E. Court St.
Washington C.H., OH
GreyL. Eckert,O.D.
(740) 335-2020
Dr. Grey L. Eckert,109 S. Main St.
Washington Ch, OH
Nova Vision Care Pll
(937) 584-2020
65 N Howard St
Sabina, OH

Harold Kavoussi MD
Eye Specialists
(740) 335-7200
205 S Main St
Washington Ct Hs, OH
Dr Grey L Eckert
(740) 335-6305
109 S Main St
Washington Court House, OH

Optique Family Vision Care
Dr. Grey Eckert
(740) 335-6305
109 S. Main St.
Washington C.H., OH
Wal-mart Stores East Lp
(740) 333-7681
1397 Leesburg Ave
Washington Court House, OH

Jeffrey Ropar & Assoc
(937) 981-2181
311 Jefferson St
Greenfield, OH

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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