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427 Possible Causes for Chemosis, Eye Pain

  • Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis

    When to see your GP Contact your GP if you experience a persistent and severe headache you haven't had before, or if you develop eye pain or swelling of one or both eyes.[] A 56-year-old woman was admitted because of a high fever, right ptosis, chemosis, proptosis and ocular muscle palsy.[] Then following an upper respiratory tract infection, headache, bilateral periorbital pain and swelling, spiking fever, neck stiffness, bilateral chemosis and ophthalmoplegy[]

  • Scleritis and Episcleritis

    Severe, boring eye pain often radiating to head and neck that worsens with eye movement.[] Eyelid edema and conjunctival chemosis may be present.[] Because of the close connection between the sclera and Tenon’s capsule, inflammation of the posterior sclera can extend to the orbit and cause proptosis, chemosis, lid swelling[]

  • Chemical Conjunctivitis

    Eye pain: if eye pain, sensitivity to light, change in vision, or particular patterns of redness are present, the patient will be referred to an ophthalmologist.[] Little conjunctival injection with a seasonal recurrence of chemosis and itching, and cobblestone hypertrophy of the tarsal conjunctiva suggests allergic (vernal) conjunctivitis[] The neonate has severe eyelid edema followed by chemosis and a profuse purulent exudate that may be under pressure.[]

  • Orbital Cellulitis

    A 65-year-old female patient presented with eye pain, swelling and blurred vision in the left eye. Routine biochemistry and microbiological analyzes were conducted.[] However, the incidence rates of ptosis, conjunctival injection, and chemosis exhibited no differences between the diseases.[] A 39-year-old woman visited the emergency room complaining of right eye pain and swelling over the preceding three days.[]

  • Angle Closure Glaucoma

    She rated the pain as a “9” out of “10” on a pain scale; she described the pain as constant, with throbbing behind her left eye.[] Intraocular pressures were 33 mmHg and 32 mmHg in the right and left eyes, respectively, with conjunctival chemosis, corneal edema, shallow anterior chambers, and closed angles[] Slit lamp examination revealed slight bowing of the iris and improved chemosis in each eye.[]

  • Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma

    , visual disorder, eye pain, headache, and nausea.[] Clinical examination revealed conjunctival chemosis, corneal edema, and shallow anterior chambers. Closed angles were observed bilaterally on gonioscopy.[] She rated the pain as a “9” out of “10” on a pain scale; she described the pain as constant, with throbbing behind her left eye.[]

  • Corneal Ulcer

    […] of 25 eyes.[] […] pseudoptosis), Dennie-Morgan fold and Herthoge's sign were both present, tylosis; Conjunctiva - hyperaemia, cobblestone appearance of the tarsal papillae in both eyes, 2 chemosis[] Punctate epithelial keratitis Irregular and greyish eipthelial surface Blepharospasm Elevated rolled out margins Dendritic ulcers Epithelial pseudodendrites Conjunctival chemosis[]

  • Endophthalmitis

    pain, and hypopyon.[] Conjunctival chemosis, corneal haze, and hypopyon were noted and yellowish exudates filled the vitreous cavity.[] The biomicroscopy revealed total resolution of chemosis and eyelid edema and the inflammatory reaction in both eyes greatly improved.[]

  • Keratitis

    Eye pain and redness, excess tears, difficulty opening the eye, blurred vision, and light sensitivity can be signs of keratitis.[] At patient admittance, slit lamp biomicroscopy revealed an exuberant chemosis, an inferior corneal ulcer with an associated inflammatory infiltrate, a central corneal abscess[] […] as possible contributing factors. 1 Clinical signs The clinical signs of eosinophilic keratitis can be non-specific, and include blepharospasm, conjunctival hyperaemia, chemosis[]

  • Conjunctivitis

    All patients with a history of contact lens wear and red flag symptoms such as eye pain, redness, reduction or change in vision, corneal epithelial defect, discharge, foreign[] The degree of conjunctival injection and chemosis was graded by slit-lamp biomicroscopy. The changes in the symptoms were evaluated by a questionnaire.[] Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) Symptom Eye Pain Eye pain is often described as burning, sharp, shooting, dull, gritty, a feeling of "something in my eye," aching, pressure, throbbing[]

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