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Blepharitis and Meibomitis

August 18, 2022 admin Comments Off

Statistics and Associations

  • Inflammation of the eyelid margins (blepharitis) and/or inflammation of the oil-producing glands of the eyelid (meibomitis)
  • Inflammation commonly secondary to bacteria sensitivity or mite infection
  • Extremely common among adult population with strong association with dry eye symptoms


  • Dry eye treatment as needed
  • Lid scrubs and/or Hot soaks with warm washcloth
  • Short term treatment with antibiotic or combination ointment
  • Doxycycline oral antibiotic in severe cases
409 Lafollette Sta S Floyds Knobs, Indiana 47119 contact@precisionfamilyeyecare.com 812-728-8163