5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- tx underlying blepharitis, hot compresses; I&D if needed
- Painless, rounded, slow-growing lid mass that may wax and wane
- HSV; oral acyclovir and topical vidarabine eye drops
- staph infection, seborrhea, acne rosacea and dry eyes
- Thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy
- a What is marginal blepharitis assoc with?
- b Autoimmune inflammation of extraocular muscles & periorbital connective tissue (Grave's dz)
- c Tx of chalazion
- d unilateral crop of vesicles on swollen, red base; often on lower lid. Tx?
- e Presentation of chalazion
5 Multiple choice questions
- involve meibomian glands (found inside lid)
- What organisms can cause dacrocystitis?
- True or False: Fungal infections of the eye are common
- Presents w/ burning, itching & red eyelids; End result is lid margin scarring w/ misdirection of eye lashes (trichiasis) & corneal injury.
- Demodex follicularum (hair follicle mite) and
Demodex brevis (sebaceous gland mite) may infect pilosebaceous unit of lid & cause...
5 True/False questions
Dacrocystitis → upper outer eye lid; viral or bacterial; fullness or pain in upper outer orbit w/ firm, tender swelling of lateral lid
Sjogren's syndrome → purulent inflammations of lash follicles & adjacent glands
Staph, Strep, H. influenza → What organisms can cause dacrocystitis?
True → Tx of sarcoidosis
tissue of orbit and posterior to septum → Usually due to extension of bacterial sinusitis; Threatens vision & life