eyelid diseases

Summary

Summary: Diseases involving the EYELIDS.

Top Publications

  1. Jafari A, Akhyani M, Valikhani M, Ghodsi Z, Barikbin B, Toosi S. Bilateral cutaneous leishmaniasis of upper eyelids: a case report. Dermatol Online J. 2006;12:20 pubmed
    ..We conclude that cutaneous leishmaniasis must be kept in mind in the differential diagnosis of bilateral chronic eyelid swelling in endemic regions of the world...
  2. Ban Y, Shimazaki Den S, Tsubota K, Shimazaki J. Morphological evaluation of meibomian glands using noncontact infrared meibography. Ocul Surf. 2013;11:47-53 pubmed publisher
    ..The mean length of the male's MG ducts in the lower eyelid was significantly longer than that of the females (P=.03). These results indicate that morphometric analysis using NIM may be useful for assessing ocular surface conditions...
  3. Gower E, Merbs S, Munoz B, Kello A, Alemayehu W, Imeru A, et al. Rates and risk factors for unfavorable outcomes 6 weeks after trichiasis surgery. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011;52:2704-11 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate risk factors for early trichiasis recurrence and other unfavorable short-term outcomes...
  4. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Tomidokoro A, Amano S. Efficacy of diagnostic criteria for the differential diagnosis between obstructive meibomian gland dysfunction and aqueous deficiency dry eye. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 2010;54:387-91 pubmed publisher
  5. Villani E, Beretta S, De Capitani M, Galimberti D, Viola F, Ratiglia R. In vivo confocal microscopy of meibomian glands in Sjögren's syndrome. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011;52:933-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate morphologic changes in meibomian glands (MGs) and the status of periglandular inflammation in patients with primary and secondary Sjögren's Syndrome (SS) using in vivo confocal laser microscopy (LSCM)...
  6. Nien C, Massei S, Lin G, Nabavi C, Tao J, Brown D, et al. Effects of age and dysfunction on human meibomian glands. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011;129:462-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To identify age-related changes in human meibomian glands that may be associated with meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD)...
  7. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Tomidokoro A, Amano S. Association of contact lens-related allergic conjunctivitis with changes in the morphology of meibomian glands. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 2012;56:14-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To observe morphological changes in the meibomian glands of patients with contact lens-related allergic conjunctivitis (CLAC) and to assess the relations between the morphological changes and eyelid and tear film parameters...
  8. Lane S, DuBiner H, Epstein R, Ernest P, Greiner J, Hardten D, et al. A new system, the LipiFlow, for the treatment of meibomian gland dysfunction. Cornea. 2012;31:396-404 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the LipiFlow System compared to the iHeat Warm Compress (WC) for adults with meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD)...
  9. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Furuta A, Tomidokoro A, et al. Effects of long-term topical anti-glaucoma medications on meibomian glands. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2012;250:1181-5 pubmed publisher
    ..To examine effects of long-term topical anti-glaucoma medications on meibomian gland morphology and function and assess their relationship with slit-lamp findings...
  10. Lemp M, Crews L, Bron A, Foulks G, Sullivan B. Distribution of aqueous-deficient and evaporative dry eye in a clinic-based patient cohort: a retrospective study. Cornea. 2012;31:472-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate in a general clinic-based cohort of patients with dry eye disease (DED) the distribution of patients with aqueous-deficient or evaporative subtype of DED...

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  1. Jafari A, Akhyani M, Valikhani M, Ghodsi Z, Barikbin B, Toosi S. Bilateral cutaneous leishmaniasis of upper eyelids: a case report. Dermatol Online J. 2006;12:20 pubmed
    ..We conclude that cutaneous leishmaniasis must be kept in mind in the differential diagnosis of bilateral chronic eyelid swelling in endemic regions of the world...
  2. Ban Y, Shimazaki Den S, Tsubota K, Shimazaki J. Morphological evaluation of meibomian glands using noncontact infrared meibography. Ocul Surf. 2013;11:47-53 pubmed publisher
    ..The mean length of the male's MG ducts in the lower eyelid was significantly longer than that of the females (P=.03). These results indicate that morphometric analysis using NIM may be useful for assessing ocular surface conditions...
  3. Gower E, Merbs S, Munoz B, Kello A, Alemayehu W, Imeru A, et al. Rates and risk factors for unfavorable outcomes 6 weeks after trichiasis surgery. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011;52:2704-11 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate risk factors for early trichiasis recurrence and other unfavorable short-term outcomes...
  4. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Tomidokoro A, Amano S. Efficacy of diagnostic criteria for the differential diagnosis between obstructive meibomian gland dysfunction and aqueous deficiency dry eye. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 2010;54:387-91 pubmed publisher
  5. Villani E, Beretta S, De Capitani M, Galimberti D, Viola F, Ratiglia R. In vivo confocal microscopy of meibomian glands in Sjögren's syndrome. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011;52:933-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate morphologic changes in meibomian glands (MGs) and the status of periglandular inflammation in patients with primary and secondary Sjögren's Syndrome (SS) using in vivo confocal laser microscopy (LSCM)...
  6. Nien C, Massei S, Lin G, Nabavi C, Tao J, Brown D, et al. Effects of age and dysfunction on human meibomian glands. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011;129:462-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To identify age-related changes in human meibomian glands that may be associated with meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD)...
  7. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Tomidokoro A, Amano S. Association of contact lens-related allergic conjunctivitis with changes in the morphology of meibomian glands. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 2012;56:14-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To observe morphological changes in the meibomian glands of patients with contact lens-related allergic conjunctivitis (CLAC) and to assess the relations between the morphological changes and eyelid and tear film parameters...
  8. Lane S, DuBiner H, Epstein R, Ernest P, Greiner J, Hardten D, et al. A new system, the LipiFlow, for the treatment of meibomian gland dysfunction. Cornea. 2012;31:396-404 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the LipiFlow System compared to the iHeat Warm Compress (WC) for adults with meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD)...
  9. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Furuta A, Tomidokoro A, et al. Effects of long-term topical anti-glaucoma medications on meibomian glands. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2012;250:1181-5 pubmed publisher
    ..To examine effects of long-term topical anti-glaucoma medications on meibomian gland morphology and function and assess their relationship with slit-lamp findings...
  10. Lemp M, Crews L, Bron A, Foulks G, Sullivan B. Distribution of aqueous-deficient and evaporative dry eye in a clinic-based patient cohort: a retrospective study. Cornea. 2012;31:472-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate in a general clinic-based cohort of patients with dry eye disease (DED) the distribution of patients with aqueous-deficient or evaporative subtype of DED...
  11. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Furuta A, Tomidokoro A, et al. Comparison of the long-term effects of various topical antiglaucoma medications on meibomian glands. Cornea. 2012;31:1229-34 pubmed publisher
    ..To examine the effects of long-term antiglaucoma eye drop treatment on meibomian glands...
  12. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Amano S. A newly developed noninvasive and mobile pen-shaped meibography system. Cornea. 2013;32:242-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To examine the usefulness of a newly developed noninvasive mobile pen-shaped meibography system...
  13. Pult H, Riede Pult B. Comparison of subjective grading and objective assessment in meibography. Cont Lens Anterior Eye. 2013;36:22-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To analyse repeatability of subjective grading and objective assessment in non-contact infra-red meibography...
  14. Pult H, Nichols J. A review of meibography. Optom Vis Sci. 2012;89:E760-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This review describes the evolution of the various meibography techniques, grading methods, and their diagnostic relevance...
  15. Foulks G, Borchman D, YAPPERT M, Kakar S. Topical azithromycin and oral doxycycline therapy of meibomian gland dysfunction: a comparative clinical and spectroscopic pilot study. Cornea. 2013;32:44-53 pubmed publisher
  16. Merbs S, West S, West E. Pattern of recurrence of trachomatous trichiasis after surgery surgical technique as an explanation. Ophthalmology. 2005;112:705-9 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the pattern of recurrence of trachomatous trichiasis (TT) after bilamellar tarsal rotation surgery for trachoma...
  17. Mair M, Geley T, Judmaier W, Gassner I. Using orbital sonography to diagnose and monitor treatment of acute swelling of the eyelids in pediatric patients. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002;179:1529-34 pubmed
    ..Introducing sonography into early diagnostic interventions in pediatric patients avoids delaying appropriate treatment and allows disease monitoring on a daily basis...
  18. Luksich J, Holds J, Hartstein M. Conservative management of necrotizing fasciitis of the eyelids. Ophthalmology. 2002;109:2118-22 pubmed
    ..To describe the management of patients with necrotizing fasciitis of the eyelids...
  19. Zhang H, Kandel R, Sharma B, Dean D. Risk factors for recurrence of postoperative trichiasis: implications for trachoma blindness prevention. Arch Ophthalmol. 2004;122:511-6 pubmed
    ..Trachoma is the leading worldwide cause of preventable blindness. Surgery can alleviate trachomatous trichiasis (TT), the blinding sequelae of trachoma, but recurrence rates are high...
  20. Enríquez de Salamanca A, Castellanos E, Stern M, Fernandez I, Carreño E, García Vázquez C, et al. Tear cytokine and chemokine analysis and clinical correlations in evaporative-type dry eye disease. Mol Vis. 2010;16:862-73 pubmed
    ..This study analyzes tear cytokine levels and their clinical correlations in patients with moderate evaporative-type DED due to meibomian gland disease (MGD)...
  21. Kubota T, Moritani S, Katayama M, Terasaki H. Ocular adnexal IgG4-related lymphoplasmacytic infiltrative disorder. Arch Ophthalmol. 2010;128:577-84 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the clinicopathological characteristics of patients with infiltration of IgG4-positive plasma cells into the ocular adnexa...
  22. Rao K, Farley W, Pflugfelder S. Association between high tear epidermal growth factor levels and corneal subepithelial fibrosis in dry eye conditions. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010;51:844-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare tear epidermal growth factor (EGF) concentration in dry eye (DE) conditions and determine correlations between EGF levels and severity of symptoms and ocular surface signs...
  23. Thompson M, Whitehead J, Gunkel J, Kulkarni A. Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia affecting the eyelids. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007;125:987 pubmed
  24. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Furuta A, Tomidokoro A, et al. Meibomian gland duct distortion in patients with perennial allergic conjunctivitis. Cornea. 2010;29:858-60 pubmed publisher
    ..To observe morphologic changes of meibomian glands in patients with and without perennial allergic conjunctivitis (AC) and to assess the relation between morphologic changes of the meibomian glands of both eyelids and tear film parameters...
  25. Frick K, Melia B, Buhrmann R, West S. Trichiasis and disability in a trachoma-endemic area of Tanzania. Arch Ophthalmol. 2001;119:1839-44 pubmed
    ..To measure limitations in the daily activities of village life associated with having trichiasis for individuals with and without visual acuity loss...
  26. Burton M, Bowman R, Faal H, Aryee E, Ikumapayi U, Alexander N, et al. Long term outcome of trichiasis surgery in the Gambia. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005;89:575-9 pubmed
    ..There are limited data on the long term outcome of surgery and its effect on vision and corneal opacification. Similarly, the determinants of failure are not well understood...
  27. West E, Munoz B, Imeru A, Alemayehu W, Melese M, West S. The association between epilation and corneal opacity among eyes with trachomatous trichiasis. Br J Ophthalmol. 2006;90:171-4 pubmed
    ..To examine the association between epilation and corneal opacity (CO) among trichiasis patients presenting for surgery...
  28. Bowman R, Faal H, Myatt M, Adegbola R, Foster A, Johnson G, et al. Longitudinal study of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia. Br J Ophthalmol. 2002;86:339-43 pubmed
    ..Investigation of the natural history of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia and of the outcome of self epilation and surgery for the condition...
  29. Sung M, Lee M, Choung H, Kim N, Khwarg S. Lower eyelid epiblepharon associated with lower eyelid retraction. Korean J Ophthalmol. 2010;24:4-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe a series of patients with lower eyelid epiblepharon associated with lower eyelid retraction...
  30. Schrom T, Bloching M, Wernecke K, Scherer H. Measurement of upper eyelid implants curvature by ultrasound. Laryngoscope. 2005;115:884-8 pubmed
    ..In a second step, patients who had received eyelid implants were examined sonographically both pre- and postoperatively to evaluate the curvature response of the upper eyelid after implantation...
  31. Ngondi J, Onsarigo A, Adamu L, Matende I, Baba S, Reacher M, et al. The epidemiology of trachoma in Eastern Equatoria and Upper Nile States, southern Sudan. Bull World Health Organ. 2005;83:904-12 pubmed
    ..However, its magnitude and geographical distribution are largely unknown. We conducted surveys to ascertain the prevalence and geographical distribution of trachoma, and to identify targets for control interventions...
  32. Alemayehu W, Melese M, Bejiga A, Worku A, Kebede W, Fantaye D. Surgery for trichiasis by ophthalmologists versus integrated eye care workers: a randomized trial. Ophthalmology. 2004;111:578-84 pubmed
    ..To study the outcome of bilamellar tarsal rotation (BTR) trichiasis surgery performed by ophthalmologists versus that done by integrated eye care workers (IECWs)...
  33. Chang E, Rubin P. Upper and lower eyelid retraction. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2002;42:45-59 pubmed
  34. Zola E, van der Meulen I, Lapid Gortzak R, van Vliet J, Nieuwendaal C. A conjunctival mass in the deep superior fornix after a long retained hard contact lens in a patient with keloids. Cornea. 2008;27:1204-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To report a case of an upper eyelid mass induced by a rigid contact lens retained for more than 3 years in the eye of a patient with a general history of keloids and to provide a review of the literature on retained contact lenses...
  35. Yokoi N, Komuro A, Yamada H, Maruyama K, Kinoshita S. A newly developed video-meibography system featuring a newly designed probe. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 2007;51:53-6 pubmed
    ..To demonstrate the usefulness of a video-meibography system featuring our newly designed probe...
  36. . The definition and classification of dry eye disease: report of the Definition and Classification Subcommittee of the International Dry Eye WorkShop (2007). Ocul Surf. 2007;5:75-92 pubmed
    ..These guidelines are not intended to override the clinical assessment and judgment of an expert clinician in individual cases, but they should prove helpful in the conduct of clinical practice and research...
  37. Shapiro M, Peters S, Spinelli H. Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome in the periocular area: a review of the literature and case report. Ann Plast Surg. 2003;50:644-8 pubmed
    ..The physician and surgeon who see patients with head and neck pathology should be familiar with Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome, and with the possibility of its presentation in the orbit and periocular region...
  38. Nichols K, Nichols J, Mitchell G. The lack of association between signs and symptoms in patients with dry eye disease. Cornea. 2004;23:762-70 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this report was to examine the relation between clinical tests and dry eye symptoms in patients with dry eye disease...
  39. Klauber S, Heegaard S, Prause J. Primary palpebral and orbital ossification in pseudo-pseudohypoparathyroidism. Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 2002;80:543-5 pubmed
    ..To present a case of ossification of the eyelid, episclera and orbit in a patient with pseudo-pseudohypoparathyroidism (pPHP)...
  40. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Furuta A, Fukuoka S, et al. Proposed diagnostic criteria for obstructive meibomian gland dysfunction. Ophthalmology. 2009;116:2058-63.e1 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare clinical findings between patients with obstructive meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) and normal controls and to propose diagnostic criteria for obstructive MGD...
  41. Moon J, Choung H, Khwarg S. Correction of lower lid retraction combined with entropion using an ear cartilage graft in the anophthalmic socket. Korean J Ophthalmol. 2005;19:161-7 pubmed
    ..To investigate the surgical results of an ear cartilage graft and supplemental procedures for correcting lower lid retraction combined with entropion in anophthalmic patients...
  42. Lam H, Bleiden L, de Paiva C, Farley W, Stern M, Pflugfelder S. Tear cytokine profiles in dysfunctional tear syndrome. Am J Ophthalmol. 2009;147:198-205. e1 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare tear cytokine and chemokine concentrations in asymptomatic control and Dysfunctional Tear syndrome (DTS) patients and determine the correlations between tear inflammatory mediators and clinical severity...
  43. Ibrahim O, Matsumoto Y, Dogru M, Adan E, Wakamatsu T, Goto T, et al. The efficacy, sensitivity, and specificity of in vivo laser confocal microscopy in the diagnosis of meibomian gland dysfunction. Ophthalmology. 2010;117:665-72 pubmed publisher
  44. West S, West E, Alemayehu W, Melese M, Munoz B, Imeru A, et al. Single-dose azithromycin prevents trichiasis recurrence following surgery: randomized trial in Ethiopia. Arch Ophthalmol. 2006;124:309-14 pubmed
    ..Trichiasis recurrence following surgery is a serious problem for trachoma programs...
  45. Sánchez Acosta A, Moreno Arredondo D, Rubio Solornio R, Rodríguez Martínez H, Rodríguez Reyes A. Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia of the lacrimal gland: a case report. Orbit. 2008;27:195-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Because ALHE can cause proptosis, lid swelling, ocular dysmotility, or a palpable mass, it should be considered in the differential diagnosis of orbital lesions occurring in adults...
  46. Arita R, Itoh K, Maeda S, Maeda K, Furuta A, Tomidokoro A, et al. Proposed diagnostic criteria for seborrheic meibomian gland dysfunction. Cornea. 2010;29:980-4 pubmed publisher
    ..To compare clinical findings between patients with seborrheic meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) and normal controls and to propose diagnostic criteria for seborrheic MGD...
  47. Ziemssen F, Rohrbach J, Scherwitz C, Denk P. [Plastic reconstructive correction of persistent orofacial swelling and swelling of the eyelids in Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome]. Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2003;220:352-6 pubmed
    ..The Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome complex is characterised by asymmetric orofacial oedema, facial palsy, furrowed tongue (lingua plicata) and additional neurological symptoms...
  48. Mavrikakis I, Rootman J. Diverse clinical presentations of orbital sarcoid. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007;144:769-775 pubmed
    ..To review the clinical presentation, location, systemic features, management, and natural history of orbital sarcoid...
  49. Charif Chefchaouni M, Lamrani R, Benjelloune A, El Lyacoubi M, Berraho A. [Cutaneous leishmaniasis of the lid]. J Fr Ophtalmol. 2002;25:522-6 pubmed
    ..Progression of the disease was marked by the appearance of a pigmented nonretractile scar. The different clinical characteristics, epidemiology, and treatment of this affection are reviewed...
  50. Sullivan D, Yamagami H, Liu M, Steagall R, Schirra F, Suzuki T, et al. Sex steroids, the meibomian gland and evaporative dry eye. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2002;506:389-99 pubmed
  51. Paranjpe D, Foulks G. Therapy for meibomian gland disease. Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2003;16:37-42 pubmed
    ..These advances have led to an exploration of exciting new avenues for treatment of this common but frustrating disease entity...
  52. Biswas J, Krishnakumar S, Raghavendran R, Mahesh L. Lid swelling and diplopia as presenting features of orbital sarcoid. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2000;48:231-3 pubmed
    ..In the eye, the common sites of involvement are the skin of eyelid, conjunctiva, uveal tract, retina, optic nerve and lacrimal gland...
  53. Nichols K, Mitchell G, Zadnik K. The repeatability of clinical measurements of dry eye. Cornea. 2004;23:272-85 pubmed
    ..In this study, the repeatability of a battery of clinical diagnostic tests for dry eye was assessed on mild to moderate dry eye patients...
  54. Thanh T, Khandekar R, Luong V, Courtright P. One year recurrence of trachomatous trichiasis in routinely operated Cuenod Nataf procedure cases in Vietnam. Br J Ophthalmol. 2004;88:1114-8 pubmed
    ..A prospective study of the modified Cuenod Nataf surgical procedure was conducted in Vietnam to determine recurrence and co-factors...
  55. Rumelt S, Kassif Y, Rehany U. Congenital eyelid imbrication syndrome. Am J Ophthalmol. 2004;138:499-501 pubmed
    ..To describe congenital eyelid imbrication syndrome and its possible pathophysiology...
  56. Sahni D, Darley C, Hawk J. Glaucoma induced by periorbital topical steroid use--a rare complication. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2004;29:617-9 pubmed
    ..Here we emphasise the possible risks of periorbital topical steroid use, as well as the importance of patient education and ophthalmological follow-up...
  57. Foulks G, Borchman D, YAPPERT M, Kim S, McKay J. Topical azithromycin therapy for meibomian gland dysfunction: clinical response and lipid alterations. Cornea. 2010;29:781-8 pubmed publisher
  58. Sadeghian G, Nilfroushzadeh M, Moradi S, Hanjani S. Ocular leishmaniasis: a case report. Dermatol Online J. 2005;11:19 pubmed
    ..The patient was clinically cured with this treatment, however the disease had left complications, including palpebral and conjanctival scaring, corneal opacity, and eyelash loss...
  59. Jakobiec F, Mehta M, Iwamoto M, Hatton M, Thakker M, Fay A. Intratarsal keratinous cysts of the Meibomian gland: distinctive clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical features in 6 cases. Am J Ophthalmol. 2010;149:82-94 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe 6 patients representing a new entity of Meibomian gland keratinous cysts...
  60. Esmaili D, Chang E, O Hearn T, Smith R, Rao N. Simultaneous presentation of Kimura disease and angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;24:310-1 pubmed publisher
  61. Prabhakaran V, Saeed P, Esmaeli B, Sullivan T, McNab A, Davis G, et al. Orbital and adnexal sarcoidosis. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007;125:1657-62 pubmed
    ..To present the clinical features and management in a series of patients with orbital and adnexal sarcoidosis...
  62. Tse D. A simple maneuver to reposit a subluxed globe. Arch Ophthalmol. 2000;118:410-1 pubmed
    ..The lack of concise patient instruction for a quick and safe method of self-administered globe reposition is the main impetus for the design of current technique...