Vision Expo West
Vision Expo West
September 20, 2016
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VIDEO: Prevalence of blepharitis high in OD practice

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LAS VEGAS – “If blepharitis isn’t something you’re looking for, you really need to,” Scott Schachter, OD, said. Of 100 consecutive patients he tested in his practice, 28 were positive for Demodex blepharitis. The #1 sign of blepharitis is conjunctival injection, “and we don’t want our patients walking around with red eyes when we can take care of that,” he said.