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Patrick Holt King, MD
(605) 665-9638
PO Box 819
Yankton, SD
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1979

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Mark Steckler OD
Vision Care Assoc
(605) 665-8688
508 W 23Rd St # 2
Yankton, SD
 
John Robert Willcockson
(605) 665-9638
415 W 3rd St
Yankton, SD
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Patrick Holt King
(605) 665-9638
415 W 3rd St
Yankton, SD
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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GregoryA. Kouri,O.D.
Willcockson Eye Clinic,P.O. Box 819
Yankton, SD
 
John Robert Willcockson, MD
(605) 665-9638
415 W 3rd St
Yankton, SD
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1968

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Jody Traub OD
Steckler Eye Care Ctr
(605) 665-6181
2101 Broadway Ave
Yankton, SD
 
Paula Ann Hicks
(605) 665-9638
415 W 3rd St
Yankton, SD
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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AaronR. Feser,O.D.
(605) 665-7762
Vision Care Associates,2701 Fox Run Parkway
Yankton, SD
 
Steckler Eye Care Ctr
(605) 665-8688
508 W 23rd St # 2
Yankton, SD
 
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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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