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353 Possible Causes for Scleromalacia Perforans, Snow Blindness, Unilateral Red Eye

  • Photophthalmia

    perforans, right eye H15.052 Scleromalacia perforans, left eye H15.053 Scleromalacia perforans, bilateral H15.091 Other scleritis, right eye H15.092 Other scleritis, left[hmsa.com] Snow blindness: a common form of photokeratitis Snow blindness is a form of photokeratitis that is caused by UV rays reflected off ice and snow.[aao.org] Found on photophthalmia Keratoconjunctivitis caused by ultraviolet energy, as in snow blindness, exposure to an ultraviolet lamp, arc welding, or the short circuit of a high-tension[encyclo.co.uk]

  • Scleritis and Episcleritis

    Of these, 13 were regarded as scleromalacia perforans. Posterior scleritis (6 eyes) The diagnosis is based on an exact clinical examination which is fully described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] red eye, but bilateral in a quarter to a half of cases Mild ache or burning sensation Sometimes tender on palpation Occasionally watery Condition commonly recurrent Signs[college-optometrists.org] Mooren H16.1 Other superficial keratitis without conjunctivitis Keratitis: · areolar · filamentary · nummular · stellate · striate · superficial punctate Photokeratitis Snow[apps.who.int]

  • Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma

    Often, closed angle glaucoma presents acutely as a painful red eye. Reference: (1) European Glaucoma Society (EGS) 2008.[gpnotebook.co.uk] Frequently associated symptoms include eye redness, headache (classically unilateral and periorbital), nausea, vomiting, and photophobia.[3] Rarely, acute ACG can present[tamingthesru.com] The condition is frequently bilateral and its incidence increases with age. 90% of acute attacks are unilateral (2).[gpnotebook.co.uk]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis

    Occasionally, an atypical presentation of necrotizing scleritis without inflammation may occur; this is known as scleromalacia perforans.[medicalstudy.blogspot.com] Such UV exposure can be caused by arc welding without wearing protective eye glass, or by high altitude exposure from sunlight reflected from snow (" snow blindness ").[en.wikipedia.org] Syn. arc eye; flash blindness; photokeratitis; photokeratoconjunctivitis; photophthalmia; snow blindness (although this is not a strictly correct synonym it is often used[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Keratitis

    In the hospitalized patient with a unilateral red eye, always suspect herpes simplex keratitis.[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com] Examples include snow blindness or welder’s arc eye.[aao.org] Photokeratitis — keratitis due to intense ultraviolet radiation exposure (e.g. snow blindness or welder 's arc eye.)[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Conjunctivitis

    The following "red flags" point to other more serious diagnoses, such as keratitis ( inflammation of the cornea ), iritis, or angle closure glaucoma : Unilateral red eye Changes[dermnetnz.org] ., snow blindness) smoke Conjunctivitis may also occur in people with certain medical conditions.[medbroadcast.com] It is usually unilateral. it is the commonest cause of red eye (1) conjunctivitis in children is predominantly bacterial, with nontypeable H. influenzae being the most common[gpnotebook.co.uk]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Exposure Keratitis

    Presentation - acute unilateral/bilateral exacerbations characterised by decreased visual acuity, with variable pain and redness (there may be none).[patient.info] Snow blindness is a type of ultraviolet keratitis that occurs when UV rays are reflected by snow and ice.[my.clevelandclinic.org] Photokeratitis — keratitis due to intense ultraviolet radiation exposure (e.g. snow blindness or welder 's arc eye.)[ipfs.io]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Eyeball Injury

    blindness ; or, rarely, traumatic optic neuropathy.[en.wikipedia.org] They are most common in outdoor sports, such as cycling, snow or water skiing, and other water sports.[familydoctor.org] (must be referred); eyelid lacerations that are deep, involve the lid margin or involve the lacrimal canaliculi ; radiant energy burns such as arc eye (welder's burn) or snow[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Migraine

    […] neuralgiform headache with red eye and tearing (conjunctival injection and tearing) hemicrania continua Treatment Brewer says that treatment of cluster headache is still[americanmigrainefoundation.org] […] neuralgiform headaches with red eye and tearing (conjunctival injection and tearing) (SUNCT/SUNA) and hemicrania continua.[web.archive.org] Examples of other primary headache disorders that mimic cluster headache include: migraine with prominent autonomic features paroxysmal hemicrania short-lasting unilateral[americanmigrainefoundation.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Central Corneal Ulcer

    . 4 More common complaints include redness, pain, pain with eye movements (suggestive of associated scleritis), blurred vision, photophobia and tearing.[ophthalmologymanagement.com] H16.122 Filamentary keratitis, left eye H16.123 Filamentary keratitis, bilateral H16.129 Filamentary keratitis, unspecified eye H16.13 Photokeratitis Inclusion term(s): Snow[icd10coded.com] Presentation - acute unilateral/bilateral exacerbations characterised by decreased visual acuity, with variable pain and redness (there may be none).[patient.info]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans