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Eyelid Inflammation (Blepharitis) (cont.)

Questions to Ask the Doctor

  • What is the cause of my symptoms?
  • How can I treat my condition now and prevent these symptoms from recurring in the future?
  • Will I develop any permanent vision loss from blepharitis? Essentially, this is never the case, except for some unusual causes.

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Blepharatis, Adult »

Blepharitis refers to a family of inflammatory disease processes of the eyelid(s).

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