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BEDLINGTON TERRIER

HEALTH GROUP

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Eye disorders in the Bedlington Terrier

 

 

Eye conditions may be divided broadly into 3 categories:-

 

 

1.    Those disorders that affect the structure within the eye:

 

a.   Total Retinal Dysplasia (TRD).

b.   Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA).

c.   Cataracts.

 

 

2.    Disorders associated with the eyelids:

 

a.   Entropion.

b.   Ectropion.

c.   Distichiasis.

 

 

3.    Disorders that affect the “lubrication” mechanism of the eye.

 

a.   Blocked Tear Ducts (Imperforate Lacrimal Punctum).

b.   Dry Eye (Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca).

 

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