Blepharitis

The Blepharitis is inflammation of the eyelid margins, which can be acute or chronic. Symptoms include itching and burning of the eyelid margin with redness and edema. The diagnosis can be set from history and examination findings. Acute ulcerative blepharitis is treated mostly with local antibiotics or systemic antivirals. Acute nichtulzerierende blepharitis is occasionally treated with local corticosteroids. Chronic wetting disturbance with tear substitutes, warm compresses, and occasionally oral antibiotics (eg., Tetracycline) at a malfunction of the meibomian gland or Lidhygiene and tear substitutes seborrheic blepharitis.

The Blepharitis is inflammation of the eyelid margins, which can be acute or chronic. Symptoms include itching and burning of the eyelid margin with redness and edema. The diagnosis can be set from history and examination findings. Acute ulcerative blepharitis is treated mostly with local antibiotics or systemic antivirals. Acute nichtulzerierende blepharitis is occasionally treated with local corticosteroids. Chronic wetting disturbance with tear substitutes, warm compresses, and occasionally oral antibiotics (eg., Tetracycline) at a malfunction of the meibomian gland or Lidhygiene and tear substitutes seborrheic blepharitis. Etiology A blepharitis can be acute (ulcerating or nichtulzerierend) or chronic (dysfunction of the meibomian glands, seborrheic blepharitis). Blepharitis (acute ulcerative) Image courtesy of Prof. J. Wollensak via the Online Journal of Ophthalmology (www.onjoph.com). var model = {thumbnailUrl: ‘/-/media/manual/professional/images/blepharitis_acute_ulcerative_orig_de.jpg?la=de&thn=0&mw=350’ imageUrl: ‘/-/media/manual/professional/images/blepharitis_acute_ulcerative_orig_de.jpg?la = en & thn = 0 ‘, title:’ blepharitis (acute ulcerative) ‘description:’ u003Ca id = “v37894150 ” class = “”anchor “” u003e u003c / a u003e u003cdiv class = “”para “” u003e u003cp u003eDie acute ulcerative blepharitis is usually caused by a bacterial infection at the base of the lashes Lidrandfollikel and the meibomian glands. The rims of the eyelids are edematous and erythematous and eyelashes are caked with dried serous fluid u003c / p u003e u003c / div u003e ‘credits’. Image courtesy of Prof. J. Wollensak via the Online Journal of Ophthalmology ( . www.onjoph.com) ‘hideCredits: false

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