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Entropion
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Entropion

Entropion is a problem characterised by the eyelid turning inwards. This turning inwards which generally involves the lower eyelid, causes the eyelids to rub against the eye.

What are the symptoms?

Irritation of the eyelid and weeping are the main symptoms of entropion.

Who is affected?

Entropion affects old people.

What are the causes?

Age is the main cause of entropion. Spasms of the lower eyelid may also be the cause.

What is the evolution?

Entropion develops into constant irritation, weeping and chronic infections.

How is it diagnosed?

Entropion is diagnosed by a clinical examination by an ophthalmologist.

How can it be prevented?

There is no treatment to prevent entropion.

how to treat it?

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