Anna Laura Giacomin
Camposampiero Civil Hospital, Italy
Scientific Tracks Abstracts: J Clin Exp Ophthalmol
Infective and inflammatory eyelid disorders (blepharitis, chalazion, allergy, viral infections) have a frequent manifestation in pediatrics. Usually they are treated with therapeutic local procedures to resolve itching and ocular reddish to reduce the risk of bacterial infection due to a minor control of the hygiene in this age. If the pathology has recurring aspects, or has an aesthetic expression, other examinations are performed to place the problem in a general health contest. In fact disorders of immune system are revealed in eyelid disorders, in particular in mucous membrane immune system (lung, intestine, liver). The environment, nutrition and of family life style, play an important rule in eyelid disorders. Prophylaxis, conventional and unconventional therapies (homeopathy) are proposed to prevent chronicity, avoid lid surgery and reduce the risk of sight problem due to corneal damage.
Anna Laura Giacomin has completed her Medical degree in 1986 at the Padua University. She has joined as the Ophthalmological Specialist at the Padua University in 1991. In 1996, she joined in the Ophthalmology Unit of the Camposampiero PD Civil Hospital, responsible for the Ophthalmoplastic Service. She has obtained Homeopathy clinic course and in 2011, Master 2° level in Ophthalmoplastic Surgery from Naples Federico II University. From 2005, she is a full Member of the European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
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