Blepharitis is an inflammation or infection of the eyelid. It
is often caused by bacteria (usually staphylococcus) or related to a long-term
(chronic) skin condition, such as dandruff, skin allergies, or eczema.
Treatment for blepharitis includes:
January 25, 2013
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Christopher J. Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology
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