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Many of the lesions around the eyes are similar to those skin abnormalities which arise in other areas of the body eg sebaceous cyst, seborrhoeic keratosis, “warty” papillomas etc. Other periocular lumps are specific to this region due to the specialised eyelid anatomy. For example, a chalazion is a granulomatous inflammation caused by extruded lipid secretions due to a blocked meibomian gland (see anatomy of eyelids).

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Core Principles

1. Ocular Anatomy

2. Ophthalmic History

3. Measuring Visual Acuity

4. External Inspection / Eyelids

5. Everting The Eyelids

6. Anterior Segment

7. Pupillary Reflexes (and Dilatation)

8. Ocular Motility

9. Visual Fields

10. Direct Ophthalmoscopy

Ophthalmology in Practice

1. Red Eye Introduction

2. Red Eye Diagnosis

3. Visual Failure Introduction

4. Gradual Loss of Vision

5. Sudden Loss of Vision

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