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55 Possible Causes for Exposure Conjunctivitis and/or Keratitis

  • Conjunctivitis

    Bacterial conjunctivitis may be secondary to ocular surface diseases like keratitis sicca, or chronic blepharitis.[news-medical.net] Bacterial Conjunctivitis Bacterial conjunctivitis is characterized by acute onset, minimal pain, occasional pruritus, and, sometimes, exposure history.[emedicine.com] Bacterial Conjunctivitis In bacterial conjunctivitis, the onset of inflammation is acute, pain is minimal, and it’s not uncommon that the patient is aware of an exposure to[news-medical.net]

  • Ectropion

    (increased risk of microbial keratitis) chronic epiphora or ocular irritation recurrent bacterial conjunctivitis poor cosmesis There are no available data from randomised[college-optometrists.org] […] variety of surgical procedures (choice determined by nature, position and degree of ectropion) tarsorrhaphy sometimes necessary Surgery is indicated for: ocular surface exposure[college-optometrists.org]

  • Hypopyon Ulcer

    […] and corneal involvement in vernal conjunctivitis 370.33 Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, not specified as Sjogren's 370.34 Exposure keratoconjunctivitis 370.35 Neurotrophic keratoconjunctivitis[healthprovidersdata.com] […] with conjunctivitis NOS H16.201 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, right eye H16.202 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, left eye H16.203 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, bilateral[icd10coded.com] , unspecified 370.21 Punctate keratitis 370.22 Macular keratitis 370.23 Filamentary keratitis 370.24 Photokeratitis 370.31 Phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis 370.32 Limbar[healthprovidersdata.com]

  • Myositis

    Exophthalmos, linked to enlargement of the temporal muscles, can lead to exposure keratitis and conjunctivitis ( 10, 12 ).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Central Corneal Ulcer

    […] with conjunctivitis NOS H16.201 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, right eye H16.202 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, left eye H16.203 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, bilateral[icd10coded.com] Punctate keratitis, bilateral H16.149 Punctate keratitis, unspecified eye H16.2 Keratoconjunctivitis H16.20 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis Inclusion term(s): Superficial keratitis[icd10coded.com] H16.209 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, unspecified eye H16.21 Exposure keratoconjunctivitis H16.211 Exposure keratoconjunctivitis, right eye H16.212 Exposure keratoconjunctivitis[icd10coded.com]

  • Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

    As in our patient, the differential diagnosis includes a broad range of pathology: herpes simplex keratitis, other viral or bacterial conjunctivitis, uveitis, glaucoma, trauma[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , chemical exposure, vascular occlusion, migraine, cluster headache, trigeminal neuritis, optic neuritis, vasculitis, and others.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mustard Gas Exposure

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Leukemia Laryngitis Chronic bronchitis Emphysema Asthma Chronic conjunctivitis Chronic keratitis Corneal opacities If you think you may[fight4vets.com] Conditions considered presumptive for exposure to mustard gas or Lewisite are: Acute nonlymphocytic leukemia Chronic conjunctivitis, keratitis, corneal opacities, scar formation[benefits.va.gov] The Institute of Medicine believes the following conditions are in relation to mustard gas exposure: Respiratory cancers (nasopharyngeal, laryngeal, and lung) Skin cancer[fight4vets.com]

  • Lichen Planus

    Burning, conjunctivitis, and keratitis may develop when toluene comes into contact with the eye by accidental splashing [15].[oatext.com] Repeated and long term cutaneous exposure of toluene may cause erythema and urticaria. Toluene exposure-related ocular inflammation is usually mild.[oatext.com]

  • Sclerosing Keratitis

    […] and corneal involvement in vernal conjunctivitis 370.33 Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, not specified as Sjogren's 370.34 Exposure keratoconjunctivitis 370.35 Neurotrophic keratoconjunctivitis[healthprovidersdata.com] […] with conjunctivitis NOS H16.201 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, right eye H16.202 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, left eye H16.203 Unspecified keratoconjunctivitis, bilateral[icd10coded.com] , unspecified 370.21 Punctate keratitis 370.22 Macular keratitis 370.23 Filamentary keratitis 370.24 Photokeratitis 370.31 Phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis 370.32 Limbar[healthprovidersdata.com]

  • Crouzon Syndrome

    Complications of Crouzon syndrome can include: hearing loss vision loss inflammation in the front of the eyes (exposure keratitis) or in the membrane lining the whites of[healthline.com] ., exposure keratitis) as well as the membranes that line the inner surfaces of the eyelids and cover the whites of the eyes (exposure conjunctivitis).[rarediseases.org] […] the eyes (exposure conjunctivitis) drying of the clear outer covering of the eye (cornea) fluid buildup in the brain (hydrocephalus) sleep apnea or other breathing problems[healthline.com]

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