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353 Possible Causes for Hypopyon

  • Tuberculosis

    Slit lamp examination revealed multiple disc-shaped corneal stromal infiltrates with an overlying epithelial defect and hypopyon in both the eyes.[]

  • Behçet Disease

    It is of unknown etiology and characterized by mucocutaneous ulceration in the mouth and genital region and uveitis with hypopyon.[] Ocular symptoms include posterior uveitis , iridocyclitis, a transient hypopyon (pus in the anterior chamber of the eye), iritis, and chorioretinitis (inflammation of the[] […] inflammatory disease involving the small blood vessels; of unknown etiology and characterized by mucocutaneous ulceration in the mouth and genital region and uveitis with hypopyon[]

  • Vitreous Abscess

    Situations that prevent normal examination include lid problems (severe edema, partial or total tarsorrhaphy), keratoprosthesis, corneal opacities, hyphema, hypopyon, miosis[] The frequency of topical steroids was increased and the boy returned with worsening of his symptoms and a hypopyon was noted.[] , right eye H16032Corneal ulcer with hypopyon, left eye H16033Corneal ulcer with hypopyon, bilateral H16039Corneal ulcer with hypopyon, unspecified eye H16061Mycotic corneal[]

  • T-Cell Prolymphocytic Leukemia

    Subretinal hypopyon in prolymphocytic leukemia. Br J Ophthalmol 1995;79:863-4. [ PUBMED ] 12. Gujral S, Jain P, Bhutani M, Kochupillai V, Kumar R, Sahoo M.[] […] reported by Matutes et al. in 1991. [2] Ocular involvement in PLL is very rarely described in the literature. [4] , [10] , [11] , [12] , [13] One case presented with subretinal hypopyon-like[]

  • Streptococcus Viridans

    The 28-year-old man visited the authors' hospital due to ciliary injection and hypopyon over left eye.[]

  • Ophthalmia Neonatorum

    Manifested by recurrent attacks of photophobia, lacrimation, conjunctivitis, keratitis, hypopyon and iridocyclitis.[]

  • Disseminated Aspergillosis

    A hypopyon can develop in the subretinal or subhyaloidal space ( Fig 8-6A ).[] The infection can spread to produce a dense vitritis and variable degrees of cells, flare, and hypopyon in the anterior chamber.[]

  • Episcleritis

    External Inspection / Eyelids 12 Abnormal Eyelid Position Or Function 4 Entropion Ectropion Ptosis Lagophthalmos Chalazion Trichiasis Conjunctivitis Pterygium Corneal Arcus Hypopyon[]

  • Fluconazole

    A streak of hypopyon was also noted in the LE. Both fundi showed presence of vitritis and white opacities. Proliferative diabetic retinopathy was present bilaterally.[]

  • Keratopathy

    A 66-year-old patient presented with an infected ulcer and hypopyon while using a bandage contact lens for bullous keratopathy.[] (upper left) include vision reduced to counting fingers with conjunctival inflammation, corneal PED 3x6 mm (lower left), stromal infiltrate with 50% thinning and sterile hypopyon[] One eye developed bacterial keratitis, with a stromal abscess and hypopyon during epithelial healing.[]

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