Demodex Blepharitis

Ivermectin Cream Effective Against Demodex Blepharitis

A study demonstrated its benefits in reducing the signs of demodicosis, sustained up to one year after the treatment was prescribed.

Retinoblastoma Survival Depends on Countries’ Incomes

Children in poorer regions were three times more likely to die.

Tackle MGD with These Hands-on Interventions

Adding gland expression, along with blepharoexoliation and IPL, unlocks new levels of control over patient outcomes. We show you the proper way to go about it.

Demodex Not Linked to MGD, DED in Patients Over 60

One possible explanation is that this age group’s increased prevalence and severity of mite infestation could have a desensitizing effect on the ocular surface over time, researchers suggest.

First Prescription Treatment for Demodex Blepharitis Approved

In clinical trials, Xdemvy was able to significantly reduce or eradicate mite infestation in six weeks and showed some improvement within 15 days.

Study Links Cataract Surgery to Increased Demodex Population

Possibly due to topical steroid use, mite infestation was more common in these patients.

Experts Agree on Demodex Signs, Symptoms But Not Treatment

The group was evenly split between advocating blepharoexfoliation or tea tree oil.

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December 14, 2023

Addressing a Major Gap in the Treatment of Dry Eye Disease
Location: Virtual
Presenters: April Jasper, OD, and Mitch Ibach, OD
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