Trichiasis

Known as: Ingrown eyelashes, Trichiasis of eyelid eyelashes, Trichiasis NOS 
A disease of the eye in which the eyelashes abnormally turn inwards toward the eyeball producing constant irritation caused by motion of the lids.
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2013
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2013
The current study tests empirically the relationship of the dimensional trait model proposed for the fifth edition of the… (More)
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2011
2011
PURPOSE Trachomatous trichiasis (TT) is usually described as a cicatricial entropion of the upper lid; however, other forms of… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Trichiasis surgery is believed to reduce the risk of losing vision from trachoma. There are limited data on the long… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND/AIM Trachomatous trichiasis frequently returns following surgery. Several factors may promote recurrence: preoperative… (More)
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2002
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2002
Although there is innovation in education it tends to be sporadic and discontinuous, with the result that innovative practices… (More)
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2002
2002
AIM Investigation of the natural history of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia and of the outcome of self epilation and… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND The prevalence of long-term trichiasis recurrence following tarsal rotation and electro-epilation procedures has not… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The effectiveness of commonly used procedures to correct trachomatous trichiasis of the upper lid was examined in a clinical… (More)
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1978
1978
A series of 41 cases of trichiasis was treated with cryosurgery using a standard retinal cryoprobe. The failure rate was… (More)
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1976
1976
We cryosurgically destroyed eyelashes in rabbits and applied the technique to treat 23 selected patients with trichiasis. Liquid… (More)
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