BLEPHARITIS

WHAT IS BLEPHARITIS?

Inflammation of the eyelid. Blepharitis can be a recurring problem for some people. 

You should know that Bellevue clinics have all the latest technologies available to diagnose and monitor blepharitis cases.

SYMPTOMS

  • Itching
  • Redness and swelling of the eyelids
  • Deformities of the edge of the eyelids

RISK FACTORS

  • Poor eyelid hygiene
  • Oily skin
  • Rosacea Acne
  • Unhealthy environment
  • Overabundance or poor quality secretions of the sebaceous glands

TRAITEMENTS

When blepharitis is bacterial in nature, your ophthalmologist may prescribe an antibiotic.