Key Features

  • Coverage of the key features, diagnostic criteria, and treatment options for Graves Disease, blepharoplasty, fractures, and eyelid tumors equips you with the latest guidance.
  • Hundreds of full-color images present conditions as they present in real life.
  • Common diagnostic pitfalls discuss what to look out for when making a difficult diagnosis.
  • A templated, color-coded layout and differential diagnosis boxes for each condition help you make quick, accurate clinical decisions.
  • A focus on the most common conditions encountered in practice allows you to efficiently formulate treatment plans and referrals.

Table of Contents

Series foreword

Preface

Acknowledgments


1. Disorders of the eyelid: congenital

Congenital myogenic ptosis
Epiblepharon
Blepharophimosis syndrome
Distichiasis
Eyelid coloboma


2. Disorders of the eyelid: inflammations

Blepharitis
Chalazion and hordeolum
Floppy eyelid syndrome
Seborrheic keratosis
Epidermal inclusion cyst
Xanthelasma
Nevus
Actinic keratosis
Keratoacanthoma
Lentigo maligna
Basal cell carcinoma
Squamous cell carcinoma
Sebaceous adenocarcinoma
Cutaneous melanoma


3. Disorders of the eyelid: eyelid trauma

Eyelid laceration involving the margin
Eyelid laceration involving the canaliculus


4. Disorders of the eyelid: involutional changes

Brow ptosis
Upper eyelid dermatochalasis
Lower eyelid involutional changes
Ectropion: involutional
Ectropion: paralytic
Ectropion: cicatricial
Entropion: involutional
Entropion: cicatricial
Trichiasis: marginal entropion and other causes


5. Disorders of the eyelid: blepharoptosis and eyelid retraction

Acquired involutional ptosis
Ptosis due to third nerve palsy
Horner syndrome
Myasthenia gravis
Pseudoptosis
Eyelid retraction
Essential blepharospasm
Hemifacial spasm
Facial nerve palsy
Aberrant regeneration of the facial nerve


6. Disorders of the lacrimal system: congenital obstruction

Congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction
Dacryocystocele z


7. Disorders of the lacrimal system: acquired causes of epiphora

Canalicular trauma
Canaliculitis
Dacryocystitis


8. Disorders of the orbit: orbital imaging

CT scan of the orbit
MRI of the orbit


9. Disorders of the orbit

Details

No. of pages:
288
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323053860
Electronic ISBN:
9780323071017

About the editors

Jeffrey Nerad

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Ophthalmology; Director, Oculoplastic, Orbital and Oncology Service, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Keith Carter

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences; Professor of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA