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Angular Blepharoconjunctivitis

  • Clinical features:
    • Fissuring, scaling, maceration and erythema of the lateral or medial canthal area
    • May be associated with conjunctival hyperemia and follicular conjunctivitis
    • Commonly caused by Moraxella lacunata and Staphylococcus aureus
  • Treatment with topical antibiotics such as Erythromycin or Bacitracin ophthalmic ointment.

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