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Were you looking for information about Blepharitis? Blephartis is a common misspelling of blepharitis.
 
If you experience itchy, watery eyes and the sensation that there is something in the eye, you may have an eye condition known as blepharitis. Also known as granulated eyelids, this is a type of condition that causes inflammation of the eyelids. There are several possible causes of this condition, such as a bacterial infection, scalp dandruff, and acne rosacea. Although there is currently no cure for blepharitis, possible treatment options may include medications, proper eye hygiene, and treating an underlying condition.
 
(For more information, click Blepharitis. This article offers an overview of how this eye condition is diagnosed and information on the prognosis. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
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