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Eyelid Swelling

Aka: Eyelid Swelling, Eyelid Edema, Puffy Eyelid, Blepharal Edema, Blepharoedema
  1. See Also
    1. Eyelid Inflammation
    2. Eyelid Dermatitis
    3. Eyelid Anatomy
    4. Eye Trauma
  2. Causes: Eyelid Dermatitis
    1. Eyelid Contact Dermatitis (marked edema with erythema)
    2. Atopic Dermatitis (erythema, fine scale and lichenification, esp. adults)
    3. Blepharitis
    4. Rosacea
    5. Capillary Hemangioma (red tumor in infants)
    6. Dermatomyositis (Heliotrope rash)
    7. Discoid Lupus (Localized Eyelid lesion)
    8. Eyelid Ecchymosis (Black Eye)
  3. Causes: Eyelid Inflammation (Swollen Red Eyelid)
    1. See Eyelid Inflammation
    2. Chalazion
    3. Malignancy (primarily Basal Cell Carcinoma)
    4. Dacryocystitis
    5. Dacryoadenitis
  4. Causes: Systemic Conditions
    1. Allergic Rhinitis or Allergic Conjunctivitis
    2. Edematous conditions with Eyelid Edema
      1. Angioedema
      2. Congestive Heart Failure
      3. Hypothyroidism
      4. Renal Failure
      5. Hypoalbuminemia
  5. Causes: Eyelid Infection
    1. Herpes Simplex
    2. Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus
    3. Hordeolum or Stye
    4. Orbital Cellulitis
    5. Preseptal Cellulitis
  6. Causes: Orbital Masses
    1. See Proptosis (Exophthalmos)
    2. See Acute Orbital Compartment Syndrome
    3. Bilateral Proptosis
      1. Graves Disease (autoimmune Thyroiditis)
    4. Unilateral Proptosis
      1. Orbital Tumor or Neoplasm
      2. Orbital pseudotumor (autoimmune eye inflammation)
        1. Presents with lid inflammation, Eye Pain and ophthlmoplegia (eye Muscle paralysis)
      3. Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis
        1. Present with ill appearance with Headache, Vomiting, Vision change and Altered Level of Consciousness
      4. Endophthalmitis
  7. Causes: Medications
    1. Periorbital skin inflammation
      1. Glucocorticoids
    2. Stevens-Johnson Syndrome or Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
      1. Allopurinol
      2. Cephalosporins
      3. Corticosteroids
      4. Valproic Acid
    3. References
      1. Day (2014) J Am Acad Dermatol 70(5): 821 [PubMed]
  8. References
    1. Claudius in Herbert (2018) EM:Rap 18(8): 6
    2. Carlisle (2015) Am Fam Physician 92(2): 106-12 [PubMed]

Edema of eyelid (C0162285)

Concepts Finding (T033)
ICD9 374.82
ICD10 H02.84
SnomedCT 89091004
English EYELID EDEMA, EYELID OEDEMA, palpebral edema (physical finding), palpebral edema, palpebral edema was seen, Edema eyelid, Eyelid edema, Eyelid oedema, blepharoedema, edema eyelids, eyelid edema, eyelid oedema, Blepharal edema, Edema palpebral, Blepharal oedema, Oedema eyelid, Oedema palpebral, Palpebral edema, Blepharedema, Blepharoedema, Hydroblepharon, Oedema of eyelid, Edema of eyelid (disorder), edema; eyelid, eyelid; edema, Edema of eyelid
Italian Edema delle palpebre, Edema della palpebra, Edema palpebrale
Dutch oedeem ooglid, oedeem van ooglid, oedeem van de oogleden, blefaroedeem, oedeem; ooglid, ooglid; oedeem, ooglidoedeem
French Oedème oculaire, Oedème de la paupière, Oedème blépharal, Oedème des paupières, Blépharoedème, OEDEME PALPEBRAL, Oedème palpébral
German Oedem der Palpebra, Oedem des Augenlids, Oedem Augenlid, Augelidoedem, Lidschwellung, AUGENLIDOEDEM, Augenlidoedem
Portuguese Edema da pálpebra, Blefaredema, EDEMA PALPEBRAL, Edema palpebral
Spanish Edema de párpado, Edema de los párpados, Edema blefaral, Blefaroedema, EDEMA PALPEBRAL, edema de párpado (trastorno), edema de párpado, hidrobléfaron, Edema palpebral
Japanese 眼瞼浮腫, ガンケンフシュ
Czech Palpebrální edém, Edém očního víčka, Otok očního víčka, Edém víčka, Blefaroedém
Hungarian Palpebralis oedema, Szemhéj oedema, Szemhéj Oedema
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

Swelling of eyelid (C0560024)

Concepts Sign or Symptom (T184)
SnomedCT 193967004
Dutch gezwollen ooglid, zwelling van ooglid
French Paupière gonflée, Gonflement des paupières
German geschwollenes Augenlid, Schwellung des Augenlids
Italian Tumefazione della palpebra, Palpebra tumefatta
Portuguese Pálpebra tumefacta, Tumefacção palpebral
Spanish Hinchazón del párpado, Párpado hinchado, edema de párpado, edema palpebral (hallazgo), edema palpebral, tumefacción de párpado, tumefacción palpebral
Japanese 眼瞼腫脹, ガンケンシュチョウ, マブタシュチョウ
English Puffy eyelids, puffy eyelids, swelling of eyelid, swelling of eyelid (physical finding), swelling of eyelid symptom, swollen eyelids, swelling of eyelid (symptom), puffy eyelid, puffy eyelid (symptom), Swollen eyelid, swollen eyelid, swelling eyelid, Puffy;eyelid, eyelids puffy, eyelid swollen, eyelids swelling, eyelids swollen, eyelid swelling, Eyelid swelling, Swelling of eyelid (finding), Swelling of eyelid
Czech Zduření očního víčka, Zduřelé oční víčko
Hungarian Szemhéjduzzanat, Duzzadt szemhéj
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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