OCT 17, 2019
Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cornea/External Disease
In this 1-Minute Video, Dr. Pawan Prasher manages a case of pediculosis of the eyelashes. The patient initially complained of deposits on the eyelids. Visualization by slit lamp revealed multiple eggs attached to eyelashes and one crab louse. The patient was counselled regarding ocular hygiene and instructed to apply antibiotic ointment at bedtime. In such cases, it is important to examine other family members and consult a dermatologist.
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