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829 Possible Causes for Corneal Edema, Onset of Symptoms in the Fourth to Sixth Decade of Life

  • Recurrent Corneal Erosion

    The first stage is the onset of cornea guttata, usually in the fourth decade of life. Subjective symptoms rarely occur until the fifth or sixth decade.[emedicine.com] Similar treatment of ten patients with corneal edema due to endothelial decompensation did not significantly reduce symptoms or improve vision, but such a solution may have[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Treatment of recurrent corneal erosion and corneal edema with topical osmotic colloidal solution. Ophthalmology. 1981 Aug. 88(8):801-3. [Medline].[emedicine.com]

  • Foreign Body in the Eye

    Entry sites in the cornea may be seen as a disruption in the smooth surface with corneal edema surrounding the entry site.[eyewiki.aao.org] Be sure to remove the contact lens in 24 hours to check the cornea for edema and striae as well.[reviewofoptometry.com] Standard of care dictates that corneal foreign body cases be seen in 24 hours, but that certainly varies depending on the severity and the depth of the foreign body.[reviewofoptometry.com]

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  • Photoretinitis

    […] photoretinitis [ fo″to-ret″ĭ-ni tis ] retinitis due to exposure to intense light. pho·to·ret·i·nop·a·thy ( fō'tō-ret'i-nop'ă-thē ), A macular burn from excessive exposure to sunlight or other intense light (for example, the flash of a short circuit); characterized subjectively by reduced visual acuity. See also:[…][medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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  • Central Corneal Ulcer

    Mid-peripheral corneal infiltrate at 9:00 as well as surrounding corneal edema consistent with infection ICD-10 Diagnosis Codes: H16.011– Central corneal ulcer, right eye[decisionmakerplus.net] , posterior chamber pseudophakia; at ophthalmoscopy no details were noticed due to corneal edema and the corneal thickness could not be recorded.[tmj.ro] Corneal edema is present nasally with Descemet's membrane folds. There is vessel encroachment from the limbus from 5:00-1:00.[webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu]

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  • Corneal Ulcer

    ; Conjunctiva - hyperaemia, cobblestone appearance of the tarsal papillae in both eyes, 2 chemosis; Cornea - corneal edema with a 8 mm 4 mm epithelial defect in the inferior[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Corneal edema is present nasally with Descemet's membrane folds. There is vessel encroachment from the limbus from 5:00-1:00.[webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu] […] epithelial changes with dry and cloudy corneal epithelium, presence of superficial punctate keratopathy, and corneal edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Keratitis Bullosa

    […] surgery. [1] As corneal edema progresses and worsens, first stromal and then intercellular epithelial edema develops.[emedicine.medscape.com] Medical Care Medical therapy of PBK consists of attempting to minimize corneal edema and the associated symptoms of discomfort and poor vision.[emedicine.medscape.com] Pseudophakic corneal edema R bullous keratopathy Right bullous keratopathy ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 371.23 :[icd9data.com]

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  • Herpes Simplex Dendritic Keratitis

    Corneal edema after SLT treatment has been reported before, but the etiology has been unclear.[readbyqxmd.com] Characteristic findings include a branching dendritic or serpentine corneal lesion (indicating dendritic keratitis) or disc-shaped, localized corneal edema and haze plus anterior[merckmanuals.com] Four-and-a-half months later, the patient showed total resolution of corneal edema with a central corneal thickness of 510 µp?.[healio.com]

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  • Corneal Stromal Dystrophy

    Most patients remain asymptomatic and corneal edema is usually absent.[en.wikipedia.org] […] of edema.[reviewofophthalmology.com] Foulks GN: Treatment of recurrent corneal erosions and corneal edema with topical osmotic colloidal solution. Ophthalmology 88:801, 1981 21.[oculist.net]

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  • Corneal Abrasion

    Rigid contact lenses can lead to relative corneal hypoxia, epithelial edema, and epithelial breakdown.[emedicine.com] These include: Congenital diseases like keratoconus Scars from infection or trauma Degenerative corneal diseases Corneal dystrophies Corneal Edema All of the above cause the[kremereyecenter.com] edema Endothelial damage Vasovagal reaction Tonometry The applanation instrument can cause corneal abrasion if the eye or tonometer moves during measurement.[emedicine.com]

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  • Reis-Bucklers Corneal Dystrophy

    The first stage is the onset of cornea guttata, usually in the fourth decade of life. Subjective symptoms rarely occur until the fifth or sixth decade.[emedicine.medscape.com] Most patients remain asymptomatic and corneal edema is usually absent.[en.wikipedia.org] corneal edema.[healio.com]

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