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178 Possible Causes for Corneal Blisters

  • Keratoconus

    The condition is usually painless, although pain and redness can occur if a corneal blister (hydrops) develops .[aapos.org] In severe cases a person may experience extreme pain due to corneal hydrops. This is a condition in which the cornea swells and begins to blister.[mastereyeassociates.com]

  • X-Linked Ichthyosis

    Since early infancy a male patient now 24 years of age had suffered from painful, recurrent, bilateral corneal erosions and blister formation after minimal skin trauma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Corneal erosions are quite unusual in non-scarring types of epidermolysis bullosa.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

    . – Ocular involvement includes severe conjunctivis, iritis, palpebral edema, conjunctival and corneal blisters and erosions, and corneal perforation.[sjsupport.org] Stevens-Johnson syndrome can also cause: serious eye problems, such as severe conjunctivitis; iritis, an inflammation inside the eye; corneal blisters and erosions; and corneal[healthcare.utah.edu] Typical ocular problems associated with SJS can include conjunctivitis, scarring of the conjunctiva, inflammation inside the eye (iritis), corneal blisters and perforation[hopkinsmedicine.org]

  • Chandler Syndrome

    SJS can cause serious eye problems, such as severe conjunctivitis; iritis, an inflammation inside the eye; corneal blisters and erosions; and corneal holes.[eyecare-consultants.net]

  • Cataract

    Fuchs’ dystrophy : This condition, which begins with blurred vision and photophobia and eventually progresses to corneal blisters and possible blindness, can sometimes be[eyehealthweb.com]

  • Vitreous Abscess

    SJS can cause serious eye problems, such as severe conjunctivitis; iritis, an inflammation inside the eye; corneal blisters and erosions; and corneal holes.[wiltonsurgerycenter.com]

  • Corneal Disease

    […] swelling resulting in small corneal blisters) Corneal scarring from injury or chemical burns Corneal ulcers (infections due to bacteria, viruses or fungi) Map Dot Fingerprint[moyeseye.com] SJS can cause severe conjunctivitis, iritis (an inflammation inside the eye), corneal blisters and erosions, and corneal holes.[nei.nih.gov] Epithelial swelling will also produce tiny blisters on the corneal surface. When these blisters burst, they are extremely painful.[pvfla.org]

  • Recurrent Corneal Erosion

    If SJS is extreme it can cause conjunctivitis, corneal blisters and erosions or iritis-an inflammation of the iris.[newjerseyvision.com] In macroform erosions, the epithelial breakdown is large with surrounding loosely adherent epithelium compared to microform erosions, where the break is small and blister[nature.com] SJS causes blistering and painful lesions on the skin and mucous membranes throughout the body.[newjerseyvision.com]

  • Pachyonychia Congenita

    Keratosis pilaris, palmoplantar blistering, hyperhidrosis, leukokeratosis, alopecia, dental malformation, corneal abnormalities and epidermoid cysts were absent.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient had no history of cutaneous blisters, natal teeth or corneal dystrophy.[ijdvl.com]

  • Epidermolysis Bullosa

    Ocular features previously described include corneal abrasions (three), corneal scars (two), corneal pannus (two), eyelid blisters (two), eyelid ectropion (two), conjunctival[bjo.bmj.com] Prototypic findings include generalized blistering at birth, progressive and oftentimes mutilating scarring of the skin, corneal blisters or scarring [ 45 ], profound growth[ojrd.biomedcentral.com] , corneal ulcerations, and chronic constipation [4] .[physio-pedia.com]

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