Which facial findings are characteristic of ocular rosacea?

Updated: Mar 03, 2020
  • Author: Jitander Dudee, MD, MA(Cantab), FACS, FRCOphth; Chief Editor: Edsel Ing, MD, MPH, FRCSC  more...
  • Print
Answer

Facial findings are as follows:

  • Telangiectasias

  • Papules and pustules (without comedones)

  • Rhinophyma (hypertrophy of sebaceous glands leading to bulbous deformity of the nose)

  • See the image below

Typical findings of rosacea, including papules, pu Typical findings of rosacea, including papules, pustules, and rhinophyma.

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!