Man Has Ocular Pain, Crusts, and Plaques – Let’s Diagnose

A 34-year-old man went to the doctor complaining of ocular pain in both eyes. Even with the excessive tearing he was having, his eyes were burning and felt like they had a foreign body in them. He also couldn’t stop rubbing them because they were itchy. Scaly plaques and crust were visible along the top and bottom eyelid.

Is it allergic conjunctivitis, blepharitis, seborrheic dermatitis, or meibomitis?

The correct answer is…

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