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Silver Spring, MD
A 18-year-old female asked:

Blurred vision from posterior blepharitis ... effective cures ? warm compresses not working

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Dr. Richard Wieder
Ophthalmology 36 years experience
Blepharitis: Sometimes needs scrubbing of the eyelid margins near the lash line to clean the crusting that can build up. In addition, patients may need either oral or topical antibiotics to reduce the bacteria that can aggravate your symptoms.
Last updated Apr 7, 2016


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