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    The effects of chalazion surgery on intraocular pressure and corneal topography.
    Int Ophthalmol 2018 Mar 28. Epub 2018 Mar 28.
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ulucanlar Eye Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.
    Purpose: To evaluate the effects of chalazion surgery on intraocular pressure (IOP) and the biomechanical, topographic, and topometric properties of the cornea.

    Methods: A total of 29 patients with upper eyelid chalazion were included in this study. All patients underwent preoperative and postoperative detailed ophthalmological examinations including scale of chalazion size; IOP (IOPcc and IOPg), corneal hysteresis, and corneal resistance factor measurements using ocular response analyser (ORA; Reichert Instruments, Depew, NY, USA); topographic and topometric properties of the cornea using Pentacam HR (Oculus GmbH, Wetzlar, HE, Germany). Read More

    Primary lacrimal canaliculitis - A clinical entity often misdiagnosed.
    J Curr Ophthalmol 2018 Mar 19;30(1):87-90. Epub 2017 Jul 19.
    Sankara Eye Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India.
    Purpose: Primary lacrimal canaliculitis (PLC) is a unique disorder which often gets misdiagnosed by the general as well as speciality-trained ophthalmologists. Elderly patients with history of chronic or recurrent epiphora with discharge, often get mislead towards chronic dacryocystitis. The aim of our report is to discuss the misleading diseases in our PLC patients and to revisit this hidden disease. Read More

    Isolated neurofibroma of the eyelid mimicking recurrent chalazion.
    Indian J Ophthalmol 2018 Mar;66(3):451-453
    Department of Pathology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India.
    Neurofibroma is a peripheral nerve sheath tumor which is seen in neurofibromatosis type 1 and is characterized by various ophthalmic manifestations. Solitary neurofibroma of the eyelid is rare. We report a case of a 53-year-old female patient who presented with a painless swelling in the left upper lid of 4 years' duration. Read More

    Serum Vitamin A Levels in Patients with Chalazion.
    Med Hypothesis Discov Innov Ophthalmol 2017 ;6(3):63-66
    Ophthalmologist, Department of Ophthalmology, Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran.
    Chalazion is a chronic, localized lipogranulomatous inflammation of the sebaceous glands of the lids. Chalazion occurs often secondary to blockage of the sebaceous gland ducts. Some studies have reported vitamin A deficiency as a risk factor for chalazion. Read More

    Conservative therapy for chalazia: is it really effective?
    Acta Ophthalmol 2018 Jan 16. Epub 2018 Jan 16.
    Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
    Purpose: To assess the within-treatment efficacy of hot compresses (HC), HC plus tobramycin (Tobrex) and HC plus tobramycin/dexamethasone (Tobradex) for chalazia treatment.

    Methods: Design: Multicentre, randomized clinical trial ( identifier, NCT01230593). Read More

    The Most Common Causes of Eye Pain at 2 Tertiary Ophthalmology and Neurology Clinics.
    J Neuroophthalmol 2018 Jan 12. Epub 2018 Jan 12.
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (RCB, CC, KBS, BJK, JEAW, AVC, KBD), John A Moran Eye Center, Salt Lake City, Utah; Department of Neurology (RCB, CC, KBS, BJK, JEAW, AVC, KBD), University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, Utah; Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology (JK, KL, DS), University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; Department of Ophthalmology and Neurosurgery (HK), University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; and Department of Pharmacotherapy (JM), College of Pharmacy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.
    Background: Eye pain is a common complaint, but no previous studies have determined the most common causes of this presenting symptom. Our objective was to determine the most common causes of eye pain in 2 ophthalmology and neurology departments at academic medical centers.

    Methods: This was a retrospective cross-sectional analysis and chart review at the departments of ophthalmology and neurology at the University Hospital Zurich (USZ), University of Zürich, Switzerland, and the University of Utah (UU), USA. Read More

    A case of localized amyloidosis of the eyelid misdiagnosed as recurrent chalazion.
    Saudi J Ophthalmol 2017 Jul-Sep;31(3):180-182. Epub 2017 May 17.
    Department of Ophthalmology, King Saud University Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
    Localized amyloidosis of the eyelid is uncommon and is classically associated with systemic manifestations. We present an interesting case of a localized eyelid mass misdiagnosed as a recurrent chalazion presenting in an 85-year-old Saudi gentleman with no definite associate findings suggestive of an underlying systemic amyloid disease. Debulking surgery was subsequently performed. Read More

    Human Permanent Ectoparasites; Recent Advances on Biology and Clinical Significance of Mites: Narrative Review Article.
    Iran J Parasitol 2017 Jan-Mar;12(1):12-21
    Dept. of Medical Biology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland.
    Background: is a genus of mites living predominantly in mammalian pilosebaceous units. They are commonly detected in the skin of face, with increasing numbers in inflammatory lesions. Causation between mites and inflammatory diseases, such as rosacea, blepharitis, perioral and seborrhoeic dermatitis or chalazion, is controversially discussed. Read More

    Sebaceous gland carcinoma of the ocular adnexa - variability in clinical and histological appearance with analysis of immunohistochemical staining patterns.
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2017 Nov 24;255(11):2277-2285. Epub 2017 Jul 24.
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Eye Hospital Bonn, University of Bonn, Ernst-Abbe Str. 2, 53127, Bonn, Germany.
    Purpose: The purpose of the study was to evaluate the characteristics of sebaceous gland carcinoma (SGC) of the ocular adnexae, which is due to a high variability in clinical, histological and immunohistochemical characteristics often challenging to diagnose.

    Methods: Records of six patients with SGC were reviewed, who underwent surgical excision and who were histologically diagnosed with SGC. For comparison, there were specimens from four patients with basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and four patients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). Read More

    Residency evaluation and adherence design study: Young ophthalmologists' perception of their residency programs - Clinical and surgical skills.
    Indian J Ophthalmol 2017 Jun;65(6):452-460
    All India Ophthalmology Society, New Delhi; Department of Ophthalmology, Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
    Background: Residency training is the basis of good clinical and surgical practice.

    Purpose: The aim is to know the demographics, training experience, and perception of young ophthalmologists to improve the present residency programs in India.

    Setting: Young ophthalmologists trained in India. Read More

    Changes in meibomian gland morphology and ocular higher-order aberrations in eyes with chalazion.
    Clin Ophthalmol 2017 30;11:1031-1038. Epub 2017 May 30.
    Lid and Meibomian Gland Working Group (LIME), Saitama-shi, Saitama.
    Purpose: To examine the changes in meibomian gland morphology and ocular higher-order aberrations (HOAs) in eyes with chalazion and its excision.

    Methods: Seven male patients with previous history of chalazion excision and seven control male subjects were enrolled. Changes in meibomian gland morphology (meiboscores, gland dropout, and shortening) were evaluated by using meibography equipped in a wavefront analyzer KR-1W and in a slit-lamp device BG-4M. Read More

    Solitary neurofibroma of eyelid masquerading as chalazion.
    Int Med Case Rep J 2017 23;10:177-179. Epub 2017 May 23.
    Department of Ophthalmology, Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital, Hualien, Taiwan.
    Neurofibroma, a benign peripheral nerve sheath tumor, usually appears together with café-au-lait spots, iris nodules, and other tumors within the scope of neurofibromatosis von Recklinghausen type 1 tumors. A solitary neurofibroma of the eyelid is relatively rare. In this case report, we present a 39-year-old woman who had a lesion on the eyelid crease, previously treated as a chalazion. Read More

    Eyelid Fat Atrophy and Depigmentation After an Intralesional Injection of Triamcinolone Acetonide to Treat Chalazion.
    J Craniofac Surg 2017 May;28(3):e198-e199
    *Nune Eye Hospital, Daegu †Department of Ophthalmology, Dongguk University, Ilsan Hospital, Gyounggi, South Korea.
    Two patients with depigmentation and fat atrophy after an intralesional injection of triamcinolone acetonide (TA) to treat chalazion are reported. A 2-year-old girl with chalazion in her right lower eyelid received a subconjunctival injection of TA and developed fat atrophy and depigmentation around the injected area. These changes subsided after 7 months. Read More

    Effects of chalazia on corneal astigmatism : Large-sized chalazia in middle upper eyelids compress the cornea and induce the corneal astigmatism.
    BMC Ophthalmol 2017 Mar 31;17(1):36. Epub 2017 Mar 31.
    Department of Ophthalmology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea.
    Background: A chalazion is a common eyelid disease that causes eye morbidity due to inflammation and cosmetic disfigurement. Corneal topographic changes are important factors in corneal refractive surgery, intraocular lens power calculations for cataract surgery, and visual acuity assessments. However, the effects of chalazia on corneal astigmatism have not been thoroughly investigated. Read More

    Ulcerative granuloma of the eyelid as the initial manifestation of granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's granulomatosis): A case report.
    Orbit 2017 Aug 17;36(4):243-246. Epub 2017 Mar 17.
    a Department of Ophthalmology, Oculoplastics & Orbit , Bellvitge University Hospital, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat , Barcelona , Spain.
    A 56-year-old-man presented a 2-month history of chalazion in the eyelids without response to treatment and with an inconclusive biopsy. Laboratory results confirmed the presence of Enterobacter cloacae and Streptococcus gordonii infection. Despite appropriate intravenous antibiotic treatment, clinical worsening was observed. Read More

    Etiopathogenetic patterns of blepharoptosis in Western Nepal : an Overview.
    Nepal J Ophthalmol 2016 Jan;8(15):36-40
    Background: The clinical picture of blepharoptosis varies from a cosmetic problem to severe visual dysfunction depending on the pathogenesis and the degree of ptosis.

    Objective: To study the type, pattern and causes of ptosis in patients seeking oculopastic care in western Terai of Nepal Patients and methods: A retrospective descriptive hospital based was carried out over a period of 2 years in oculoplastic clinic in Lumbini Eye Institute, Bhairahawa. Demographic variables including the age of the patient, gender, laterality of the eye(s), visual acuity, presence of refractive error and or amblyopia, type of ptosis and previous ptosis surgery were recorded. Read More

    Ten-year incidence and prevalence of clinically diagnosed blepharitis in South Korea: a nationwide population-based cohort study.
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2017 Jul 28;45(5):448-454. Epub 2017 Mar 28.
    Department of Ophthalmology, Severance Hospital, Institute of Vision Research, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
    Importance: Blepharitis is one of the most common conditions. However, no study has yet evaluated the epidemiology by evaluating a large population-based sample.

    Background: To evaluate the incidence and prevalence of clinically diagnosed blepharitis in South Korea. Read More

    Acupuncture for acute hordeolum.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2017 02 9;2:CD011075. Epub 2017 Feb 9.
    School of Chinese Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 10 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam Rd, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.
    Background: Hordeolum is an acute, purulent inflammation of the eyelid margin usually caused by obstructed orifices of the sebaceous glands of the eyelid. The condition, which affects sebaceous glands internally or externally, is common. When the meibomian gland in the tarsal plate is affected, internal hordeolum occurs, while when the glands of Zeis or Moll associated with eyelash follicles are affected, external hordeolum, or stye occurs. Read More

    Cutaneous Leishmaniasis of the Eyelids: A Case Series with Molecular Identification and Literature Review.
    Korean J Parasitol 2016 Dec 31;54(6):787-792. Epub 2016 Dec 31.
    Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.
    Cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) is a protozoan disease which is endemic in Iran. It is transmitted by the sand fly. The eyelid is rarely involved possibly because the movement of the lids impedes the sand fly from biting the skin in this region. Read More

    Non-surgical interventions for acute internal hordeolum.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2017 01 9;1:CD007742. Epub 2017 Jan 9.
    Center for Clinical Trials and US Cochrane Center, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Mail Rm E6152, Baltimore, MD, USA, 21205.
    Background: A hordeolum is a common, painful inflammation of the eyelid margin that is usually caused by a bacterial infection. The infection affects oil glands of the eyelid and can be either internal or external. In many cases, the lesion drains spontaneously and resolves without treatment; however, the inflammation can spread to other ocular glands or tissues, and recurrences are common. Read More

    Medically uncontrolled conjunctival pyogenic granulomas: correlation between clinical characteristics and histological findings.
    Oncotarget 2017 Jan;8(2):2020-2024
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science and Eye Research Institute, Eye, and ENT Hospital, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
    Background: Conjunctival pyogenic granulomas are commonly seen after ocular surgeries or at an ocular wound site. The aim of this study is to describe a novel histological classification for medically uncontrolled conjunctival pyogenic granulomas (MUCPG), and to explore whether the diversity in clinical features correlates to different histological subtypes of MUCPG.

    Methods: This is an observational cross-section case series. Read More

    Risk Factors and Symptoms of Meibomian Gland Loss in a Healthy Population.
    J Ophthalmol 2016 14;2016:7526120. Epub 2016 Nov 14.
    Department of General Pathology, Pomeranian Medical University, Al. Powstancow Wlkp. 72, 70-111 Szczecin, Poland.
    . The aim of this study was to investigate the relationships between MGL and ocular symptoms, several systemic conditions, and key markers of ocular surface health. . Read More

    Extratarsal presentation of chalazion.
    Int Ophthalmol 2017 Dec 9;37(6):1365-1367. Epub 2016 Dec 9.
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Dankook, 359 Manghang-Ro, Dongnam-Gu, Cheonan, Chungchungnam-Do, South Korea.
    Purpose: We report a case of atypical, extratarsal chalazion referred with a history of a chronic inflammatory mass found on the edge of the lower eyelid.

    Methods: A 3-year-old female developed a small mass on the medial side of the right lower lid in 4-month duration. She was seen by her ophthalmologist and the diagnosis of a chalazion was made. Read More

    Hypertrophic scar of the conjunctiva presenting as an eyelid mass: an unusual complication after surgical treatment of a chalazion.
    Springerplus 2016 30;5(1):1689. Epub 2016 Sep 30.
    Department of Ophthalmology, Yeungnam University College of Medicine, Daegu, Republic of Korea ; Department of Ophthalmology, Daegu Veterans Health Service Medical Center, #60 Wolgok-ro, Dalseo-gu, Daegu, 704-802 Republic of Korea.
    Purpose: To present a rare case of a conjunctival hypertrophic scar presenting as eyelid mass after surgical treatment of a chalazion.

    Case Presentation: A 74-year-old man visited our clinic with severe ocular discomfort and excessive lacrimation since several months in his left eye accompanied by itching of the upper eyelid. Examination of the anterior segment revealed a 6 mm (horizontal) × 8 mm (vertical) round, immobile, hard, mushroom-shaped protruding mass on the tarsal conjunctiva of his left eye. Read More

    Nodulo-Ulcerative Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia in 6 Patients: A Rare Presentation.
    Cornea 2017 Mar;36(3):322-326
    *Operation Eyesight Universal Institute for Eye Cancer, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India; †Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA; and ‡Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA.
    Purpose: To describe clinical presentation and histopathological features of a nodulo-ulcerative variant of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN).

    Methods: Retrospective study.

    Results: Six patients were identified with a nodulo-ulcerative variant of OSSN. Read More

    A treatment method for chronic suppurative lacrimal canaliculitis using chalazion forceps.
    Indian J Ophthalmol 2016 Aug;64(8):589-92
    Eye Center, Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China.
    Purpose: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of chronic suppurative lacrimal canaliculitis treatment using chalazion forceps.

    Patients And Methods: A prospective study was performed on consecutive patients who accepted the aid of chalazion forceps to treat chronic suppurative lacrimal canaliculitis. Two different treatment methods using chalazion forceps were performed according to the degree of lacrimal canaliculitis. Read More

    [Merkel cell carcinoma of the eyelid. An often unrecognized tumor entity : Clinical aspects and treatment strategies].
    Ophthalmologe 2017 Feb;114(2):134-139
    Zentrum für Augenheilkunde, Universitätsklinik Köln, Kerpener Str. 62, 50924, Köln, Deutschland.
    Merkel cell carcinoma of the eyelid is an aggressive, highly malignant tumor of the skin. Totaling approximately 0.5 % of all tumors of the eyelid, it constitutes a relatively small group of lid tumors. Read More

    Cellular neurothekeoma of the eyelid in a 6-year-old boy.
    J AAPOS 2016 Aug 16;20(4):374-6. Epub 2016 Jun 16.
    Division of Pathology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    We report the case of a 6-year-old boy who presented with an 18-month history of a left lower eyelid lesion that was refractory to medical management. The lesion was excised, and microscopic examination and immunohistochemistry revealed a cellular neurothekeoma. Clinical presentation of such lesions is similar to a chalazion or epidermal inclusion cyst. Read More

    The evaluation of meibomian gland function, morphology and related medical history in Asian adult blepharokeratoconjunctivitis patients.
    Acta Ophthalmol 2017 Sep 8;95(6):634-638. Epub 2016 Jun 8.
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, The Eye & ENT Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
    Purpose: To evaluate the meibomian gland function, morphology and the related medical history of patients with blepharokeratoconjunctivitis (BKC) in comparison with healthy population and meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD)-induced evaporative dry eye (EDE) patients.

    Methods: Twenty-two eyes of 22 Asian adult patients with BKC were enrolled as the BKC group. Healthy volunteers and MGD-induced EDE patients were recruited in a 1:1 ratio and were matched in age, and the gender compositions of the three groups were also comparable. Read More

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