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286 Possible Causes for Corneal Infiltrate, Corneal Ulcer

  • Keratitis

    What Is Keratitis (Corneal Ulcers)? Infectious keratitis and corneal ulcers refer to the invasion of an infectious organism, such as bacteria, into the cornea.[umkelloggeye.org] Adenoviral conjunctivitis may lead to subepithelial corneal infiltrates as a late complication.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He had undergone a corneal tear repair on that eye 15 days prior to the onset of keratitis. The infiltrations were along the sutured corneal tear tracts.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Fungal Keratitis

    Fungal infections are a cause of corneal ulcers in contact lens wearers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The corneal infiltrate findings were suggestive of fungal keratitis, and corneal smears were positive for septate fungal hyphae.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , entropion and a long-standing corneal ulcer resistant to treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

    Topical treatment with nerve growth factor for corneal neurotrophic ulcers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These epithelial lesions can lead to anterior stromal corneal infiltrates.[cehjournal.org] Corneal neovascularization and lipid infiltrates may occur in patients with uncontrolled chronic disease.[aafp.org]

  • Scedosporium Infection

    Efficacy of fluconazole subconjunctival injection as adjunctive therapy for severe recalcitrant fungal corneal ulcer. J Med Assoc Thai 2008;91:309-15. [ PUBMED ] 12.[ijo.in] He had a 4 x 4 mm central corneal infiltrate with satellite lesions and a 4 mm hypopyon ( Figure 1a ).[omicsonline.org] The right eye showing corneal opacity and conjunctival congestion with right infiltration lesion around (red arrowhead).[journals.sagepub.com]

  • Acanthamoeba Keratitis

    The diameter of the corneal ulcer was more than 6 mm in 27 (81.82%) eyes (P 0.001).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It typically presents as a unilateral central or paracentral corneal infiltrate, often with a ring-shaped peripheral infiltrate.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The progressive nature of the corneal infiltrate, the epithelial defect, and the lack of response to treatment was highly suggestive for Acanthamoeba keratitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypopyon Ulcer

    […] a corneal abscess or a hypopyon ulcer.[ijo.in] The diagnosis of a sterile corneal ulcer and infiltrate was established.[nature.com] Thus, any corneal ulcer may be associated with hypopyon, however, it is customary to reserve the term 'hypopyon corneal ulcer' for the characteristic ulcer caused by pneumococcus[ophthalmologylife.blogspot.com]

  • Central Corneal Ulcer

    […] cause of corneal ulcers.[healthcentral.com] 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] corneal ulcer, bilateral H16.009 Unspecified corneal ulcer, unspecified eye H16.01 Central corneal ulcer H16.012 Central corneal ulcer, left eye H16.013 Central corneal ulcer[healthprovidersdata.com]

  • Corneal Ulcer

    Corneal ulceration affects the eye and its vision.[symptoma.com] The best corrected visual acuity, location, size, and density of corneal infiltrates, the size and presence of a corneal epithelial defect, subjective eye pain (scale of 0[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The area of the corneal ulcer was central in three, and paracentral in three eyes. The corneal infiltrate was small in one eye, and medium in five eyes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Phlyctenular Keratoconjunctivitis

    Ring corneal ulcer, left eye H16.023 Ring corneal ulcer, bilateral H16.029 Ring corneal ulcer, unspecified eye H16.03 Corneal ulcer with hypopyon H16.031 Corneal ulcer with[icd10coded.com] Examination revealed the presence of catarrhal corneal infiltrates and neovascularization associated with corneal thinning.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Corneal Infiltrate Corneal infiltrates usually associated with contact lens wear This condition is not characterized by ulceration and the lesion does not migrate into the[decisionmakerplus.net]

  • Foreign Body in the Eye

    ulceration or herpetic keratitis For foreign bodies of the ear, the healthcare provider may wash out the foreign body, or use a small instrument to scoop out the foreign[walgreens.com] There were 4 cases of corneal infiltrate, 3 of them preceded by an AC reaction.[iovs.arvojournals.org] Contact lens users : Microbial keratitis (corneal ulcer) can be mistaken for a corneal abrasion.[patient.info]

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