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98 Possible Causes for Prominent Corneal Nerves

  • ACHOO Syndrome

    Considering the research currently available, prominent corneal nerves in a patient is more like than not associated with ACHOO syndrome.[] corneal nerves to some degree, an anomaly that could play a role in the reaction.[] A study conducted in 2016 found that 67% of participants diagnosed with ACHOO syndrome had prominent corneal nerves, to some degree ( Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol . 2016;91:305–309[]

  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 4

    prominent corneal nerves of grade 2 or higher.[] Prominent corneal nerves: a novel sign of lipoid proteinosis. Br J Ophthalmol . 2012 Jul;96(7):935-40 Kriszt Á, Losonczy G, Berta A, Takács L.[] Kinoshita, S., Tanaka, F., Ohashi, Y., Ikeda, M., Takai, S.: Incidence of prominent corneal nerves in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A. Am. J.[]

  • Chandler Syndrome

    Fleisher's ring, prominent corneal nerves and Vogt's striae was present in both eyes, being more prominent in right eye.[] Slit lamp examination showed steep cornea both eyes with a faint apical corneal scar in the right eye.[]

  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2A

    prominent corneal nerves of grade 2 or higher.[] Kasprzak L, Nolet S, Gaboury L, Pavia C, Villabona C, et al. (2001) Familial medullary thyroid carcinoma and prominent corneal nerves associated with the germline V804M and[] Prominent thickened corneal nerves may be seen by slit lamp examination.[]

  • Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia

    A new type of corneal opacity with prominent corneal nerve fibers as an ocular complication of spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia tarda (SEDT).[]

  • PTEN Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome

    We describe a 5-year-old boy with macrocephaly, prominent corneal nerves, and progressive development of multiple painful, dome-shaped, translucent pink to skin-colored papules[]

  • Autosomal-Recessive Non-Lethal Multiple Pterygium Syndrome

    corneal nerves with absent corneal sensations.[] […] vision was compromised with hypermetropic astigmatism, and ophthalmologic examination revealed lagophthalmous (incomplete closure of palpebral fissure), euryblepharon, and prominent[]

  • Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome

    Different degrees of alteration of stromal structure, very prominent corneal nerves and unusual syncytia of keratocytes were also observed.[] Fleisher's ring, prominent corneal nerves and Vogt's striae was present in both eyes, being more prominent in right eye.[] Significant oedema of the basal epithelium with increased reflectivity of the intercellular spaces was prominent in all cases.[]

  • Leber Congenital Amaurosis

    […] protrusion and the associated clinical signs such as Munson sign, Vogt striae, Fleischer ring, apical scarring, and prominent corneal nerves.18'20 Keratoglobus was distinguished[] The diagnosis of keratoconus was made based on standard slit-lamp biomicroscopy and retinoscopy appearances.1820 This included central or paracentral corneal thinning and[]

  • Noonan Syndrome 1

    corneal nerves, abnormal stereopsis, and posterior embryotoxon.[] corneal nerves, cataract, anterior stromal dystrophy) Nystagmus Ptosis, hypertelorism, and epicanthal folds Refractive error Strabismus Gastrointestinal 3 , 4 Feeding difficulties[] corneal nerves, abnormal stereopsis, and posterior embryotoxon 4 .[]

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