Trichiasis Workup

Updated: Jun 15, 2016
  • Author: Robert H Graham, MD; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Workup

Laboratory Studies

No laboratory studies are needed unless an autoimmune disease is suspected.

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Procedures

In general, diagnostic procedures are not needed in the treatment of trichiasis.

If ocular cicatricial pemphigoid or trachoma is suspected, a biopsy of the conjunctiva may be helpful.

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