TITLE

CONJUNCTIVAL CONCRETIONS OCULAR LITHIASIS

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Review of Optometry;4/15/2011 Supplement, p19A
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the signs and symptoms, pathophysiology, and management of conjunctival concretions or ocular lithiasis. Conjunctival concretions, which are white to yellow nodules, occur in the upper and lower eyelid. They are associated with chronic atopic keratoconjunctivitis and Herbert's pits. Artificial tear solutions or ointments can be used to palliate mildly symptomatic concretions.
ACCESSION #
60303503

 

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