Eyelid infection with Demodex folliculorum and treatment with compounded topical metronidasol cream and gel
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: MILOSEVIC KOSTADINOVIC, Katarina (Medicor, Pharmaceutical, Kotor, Montenegro)
- Co-author(s): Pocek, V. (PZU Lens, Podgorica, Montenegro)
Dragicevic, N. (Apotekarska Ustanova Beograd, Belgrade, Serbia)
Krajnovic, D. (Faculty of Farmacy, Belgrade, Serbia)
Background: The Demodex sp. is a microscopic elongated mite, one of the most common ectoparasite of humans. It is persisting on skin with active sebaceous excretion – nose, forehead, chicks, also is present in many skin diseases – acne vulgaris, rosacea, basal cell carcinoma, pityriasis folliculorum.On the eyelid, Demodex can be found in the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.