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Cornea & External Disease

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Photograph Diagnosis
Acanthamoeba keratitis Acanthamoeba keratitis
Adenoviral conjunctivitis Adenoviral conjunctivitis
Adherent leukoma and epithelial inclusion cyst after penetrating trauma Adherent leukoma and epithelial inclusion cyst after penetrating trauma
Against-the-rule corneal astigmatism Against-the-rule corneal astigmatism
AK (astigmatic keratotomy) AK (astigmatic keratotomy)
Alkali Chemical Burn Alkali Chemical Burn
AlphaCor keratoprosthesis AlphaCor keratoprosthesis
Angle closure glaucoma following Descemet’s Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK) Angle closure glaucoma following Descemet’s Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
Applanation epitheliopathy Applanation epitheliopathy
Avellino Dystrophy Avellino Dystrophy. Type II granular corneal dystrophy
Axenfeld loops Axenfeld loops
Bacterial Keratitis Bacterial Keratitis
band keratopathy Band Keratopathy revised
Bitot spot Bitot spot
Blepharitis Blepharitis
Blepharokeratoconjunctivitis of childhood Blepharokeratoconjunctivitis of childhood
Boston Keratoprosthesis (KPro) for Congenital Aniridia Boston Keratoprosthesis (KPro) for Congenital Aniridia
Boston Type-2 k-pro Boston Type 2 Keratoprosthesis (KPro)
Candida growth within DSAEK interface Candida growth within DSAEK interface
Candida infection of a Boston Type I Keratoprosthesis (KPro) Candida infection of a Boston Type I Keratoprosthesis (KPro)
Central cloudy dystrophy of Francois Central cloudy dystrophy of Francois
Chalazia Chalazia
chemical burn chemical burn
Chlamydia trachomatis infection Chlamydia trachomatis infection
Cogan Syndrome Cogan Syndrome
Complex choristoma of the conjunctiva Complex choristoma of the conjunctiva
Conductive keratoplasty (CK) scars Conductive keratoplasty (CK) scars
Congenital aniridia Congential aniridia
Congenital aniridia Congential aniridia
conjunctival concretions conjunctival concretions
Conjunctival invasive squamous cell carcinoma Conjunctival/corneal invasive squamous cell carcinoma
Conjunctival epithelial inclusion cyst Conjunctival epithelial inclusion cyst
Conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia Conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia
Conjunctival lymphangiectasis Conjunctival lymphangiectasis
Conjunctival lymphoid hyperplasia Conjunctival lymphoid hyperplasia
Conjunctival lymphoma Conjunctival lymphoma
Conjunctival melanoma Conjunctival melanoma
Conjunctival melanoma conjunctival melanoma
Conjunctival melanoma conjunctival melanoma
Conjunctival melanoma conjunctival melanoma
conjunctival nevus Conjunctival Nevus
Conjunctival oncocytoma Conjunctival oncocytoma
Conjunctival papilloma Conjunctival papilloma
Conjunctival melanoma Conjunctival papilloma
Conjunctival squamous papilloma Conjunctival squamous papilloma
Conjunctival varix Conjunctival varix
Cornea verticillata Cornea verticillata
Corneal abrasion Corneal abrasion
Corneal arcus, arcus senilis Corneal arcus (arcus senilis)
Cornea and lens staining by Thoorazine Corneal and lenticular pigmentation from long-term chlorpromazine use
Corneal Blood StainingCorneal Blood Staining Corneal blood staining
Corneal clouding in Hurler's syndrome Corneal clouding in Hurler's syndrome
Corneal delle Corneal delle
Corneal deposits due to ciprofloxacin eye drops Corneal deposits due to ciprofloxacin eye drops
Corneal edema secondary to dexamethasone implant (Ozurdex®) migration into the anterior chamber Corneal edema secondary to dexamethasone implant (Ozurdex®) migration into the anterior chamber
Corneal edema with Descemet's membrane folds after DMEK Corneal edema with Descemet's membrane folds after DMEK
corneal foreign body corneal foreign body
Corneal Hydrops
Corneal melt around Boston type I keratoprosthesis Corneal melt around Boston type I keratoprosthesis
Bilateral congenital corneal opacification secondary to Peters anomaly Corneal opacification, bilateral, due to Peters anomaly
Corneal satellite infiltrates Corneal satellite infiltrates
Corneal ulcer secondary to ocular rosacea Corneal ulcer secondary to ocular rosacea
CustomFlex iris prosthesis and penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) for acanthamoeba keratitis CustomFlex iris prosthesis and penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) for acanthamoeba keratitis
Cyanoacrylate adhesive for corneal perforation secondary to peripheral ulcerative keratitis (PUK) Cyanoacrylate adhesive for corneal perforation secondary to peripheral ulcerative keratitis (PUK)
Cystinosis Cystinosis
Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK) Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK)
Dermoid Dermoid
Descemetocele Descemetocele
Descemet Membrane Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMAEK) Descemet Membrane Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMAEK)
Descemet membrane detachment after cataract extraction Descemet membrane detachment after cataract extraction
Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK) Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK)
Descemet's membrane rupture secondary to forceps injury Descemet's membrane rupture secondary to forceps injury
Diffuse iris nevus Diffuse iris nevus
Donor cornea prepared for Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK) transplantation Donor cornea prepared for Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK) transplantation
Donor cornea prepared for penetrating keratoplasty (PK) transplantation Donor cornea prepared for penetrating keratoplasty (PK) transplantation
Enlarged/Prominent corneal nerves Enlarged/Prominent corneal nerves
Epidemic (adenoviral) keratoconjunctivitis Epidemic (adenoviral) keratoconjunctivitis
Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis
Epikeratophakia Epikeratophakia
Epithelial basement membrane dystrophy Epithelial basement membrane dystrophy
(map-dot-fingerprint dystrophy)
epithelial downgrowth Epithelial Downgrowth
Epithelial ingrowth under LASIK flap Epithelial ingrowth after LASIK
Essential iris atrophy, iridocorneal endothelial (ICE) syndrome Essential iris atrophy, iridocorneal endothelial (ICE) syndrome
Fabry Disease Fabry Disease
Fleck Corneal Dystrophy Fleck Corneal Dystrophy
Classic Fleischer Ring in keratoconus Fleischer ring in keratoconus
Follicular conjunctivitis Follicular conjunctivitis
foreign body foreign body
Fuch's Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy Fuch's Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy
Fuch's Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy Fuch's Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy
Fuch's Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy Fuch's Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy
Fungal keratitis Fungal Keratitis
Ghost Dendrites
Ghost dendrites
Ghost Vessels from Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Interstitial Keratitis Ghost Vessels from Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) Interstitial Keratitis
Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
Graft edge lift after Descemet's membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK) Graft edge lift after Descemet's membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK)
Graft-host interface candida infection after descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty Graft-host interface candida infection after descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty
Granular corneal dystrophy, type 1 Granular corneal dystrophy type 1
Granular corneal dystrophy Granular corneal dystrophy
Grene Lasso Grene Lasso after ALK
Guttae in Fuchs' endothelial corneal dystrophy Guttae in Fuchs' endothelial corneal dystrophy
Haab striae Haab striae
Herbert's pits (trachoma) Herbert's pits (trachoma)
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) epithelial keratitis, dendrite Herpes simplex virus (HSV) epithelial keratitis, dendrite
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) geographic epithelial keratitis Herpes simplex virus (HSV) geographic epithelial keratitis
herpes simplex virus (keratitis) herpes simplex virus (keratitis)
herpes simplex virus (keratitis) and iritis herpes simplex virus (keratitis) with HSV iritis
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) disciform keratitis Herpes simplex virus (HSV) disciform keratitis
HSV disciform keratopathy herpes simplex virus disciform keratopathy
HSV epithelial keratitis Herpes simplex virus epithelial keratitis
Herpes simplex virus keratitis Herpes simplex virus Keratitis
Herpes Zoster Herpes Zoster
Herpes Zoster Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus
Herpes Zoster Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus (HZO)
Hexagonal keratotomy Hexagonal keratotomy
Hurricane Keratopathy Hurricane keratopathy
hypertrichiasis hypertrichiasis
Infectious crystalline keratopathy Infectious Crystalline Keratopathy (ICK)
Infectious Crystalline Keratopathy (ICK) infectious crystalline keratopathy (ICK)
infectious keratitis infectious keratitis
Interface fluid after DSAEK graft rejection, Acquired Interface fluid after DSAEK graft rejection, Acquired
Interface haze following Descemet’s Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) Interface haze following Descemet’s Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK)
Interstitial keratitis Interstitial Keratitis
Interstitial Keratitis Secondary to Syphillis Interstitial Keratitis Secondary to Syphillis
Intradermal Nevus, combined type with mild atypia Intradermal Nevus, combined type with mild atypia
Intrastromal corneal ring segments (aka intracorneal rings, Intacs) Intrastromal corneal ring segments (aka intracorneal rings, Intacs)
Kaye dots in a penetrating keratoplasty graft Kaye dots in a penetrating keratoplasty graft

Kayser-Fleischer Ring in Wilson's Disease

Keratic precipitates (KP) in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) Keratic precipitates (KP) in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)
Keratoconus Keratoconus
Khodadoust line Khodadoust line | New 9.18.2017 addition made to existing entry
Khodadoust Line Khodadoust line
Lattice Corneal Dystrophy Lattice corneal dystrophy
limbal stem cell deficiency Limbal stem cell deficiency
Lipid keratopathy Lipid keratopathy
Lissamine green staining in keratoconjunctivitis sicca Lissamine green staining in keratoconjunctivitis sicca
macular corneal dystrophy Macular corneal dystrophy
Meesman epithelial corneal dystrophy Meesman epithelial corneal dystrophy
Megalocornea Megalocornea
Meibomian Gland Disease Meibomian Gland Disease
melanosis oculi melanosis oculi
Metallic foreign body in corneal strima Metallic foreign body in corneal stroma
microcornea Microcornea
Molluscum contagiosum Molluscum Contagiosum
Morcher intraocular lens and penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) for traumatic aniridia

Morcher intraocular lens and penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) for traumatic aniridia

Mutton Fat KP (keratoprecipitates) Mutton-Fat Keratic Precipitates
mycobacterial keratitis Mycobacterial keratitis
Neurotrophic Ulcer Secondary to 5th and 7th Cranial Nerve Palsies Neurotrophic Ulcer Secondary to 5th and 7th Cranial Nerve Palsies

Nocardia farcinica keratitis in a contact lens wearer

Nodular anterior scleritis Nodular anterior scleritis
Normal Cornea Normal Cornea
Ocular melanocytosis Ocular melanocytosis
Ocular melanocytosisOcular melanocytosis Ocular melanocytosis
Ocular Surface Squamous Cell Carcinoma Ocular surface squamous cell carcinoma
Ocular surface squamous neoplasia Ocular surface squamous neoplasia


Ophtec 311 iris reconstruction intraocular lens after iris melanoma resection
Ophtec 311 iris reconstruction intraocular lens after iris melanoma resection
pannus pannus
Parinaud oculoglandular syndrome Parinaud oculoglandular syndrome
Pellucid marginal degeneration Pellucid marginal degeneration
Penetrating keratoplasty (PK) Penetrating keratoplasty (PK)
Penetrating ocular trauma Penetrating ocular trauma
Penetrating sclerokeratoplasty Penetrating sclerokeratoplasty
Peripheral ulcerative keratitis (PUK) Peripheral ulcerative keratitis (PUK)
peripheral ulcerative keratitis (PUK) in rheumatoid arthritis peripheral ulcerative keratitis (PUK) in rheumatoid arthritis
Peters anomaly with bilateral paracentral corneal opacities associated with areas of iridocorneal touch Peters anomaly
Pinguecula Pinguecula
Pigmented Conjunctival Nevus Pigmented Conjunctival Nevus
Polymorphic amyloid degeneration of the cornea Polymorphic amyloid degeneration of the cornea
Post-PRK corneal haze Post-PRK haze (classic)
posterior embryotoxon posterior embryotoxon
PPMD posterior polymorphous dystrophy (PPMD)
Primary Acquired Melanosis Primary Acquired Melanosis
Pseudomonas keratitis Pseudomonas keratitis
Pseudomonas keratitis Pseudomonas keratitis
Pseudomonas keratitis Pseudomonas keratitis
pseudomonas keratitis (suppurative) pseudomonas keratitis (suppurative)
Pseudophakic Bullous Keratopathy Pseudophakic Bullous Keratopathy
Pseudopterygium in the setting of intrastromal corneal ring segments (Intacs) Pseudopterygium in the setting of intrastromal corneal ring segments (Intacs)
pterygium Pterygium
Punctate epithelial erosions Punctate epithelial erosions, Diffuse
Punctate epithelial erosions (PEE) secondary to exposure keratopathy Punctate epithelial erosions (PEE) in exposure keratopathy
Punctate epithelial erosions (PEE) secondary to exposure keratopathy Punctate epithelial erosions (PEE) secondary to exposure keratopathy
Pyogenic granuloma Pyogenic granuloma
Reis-Bucklers corneal dystrophy Reis-Bucklers corneal dystrophy
Retisert migration into the anterior chamber Retisert migration into the anterior chamber
Riley-Day Syndrome (Familial Dysautonomia) with Neurotrophic Keratopathy Riley-Day Syndrome (Familial Dysautonomia) with Neurotrophic Keratopathy
RK (radial keratotomy) RK (radial keratotomy)
RK (radial keratotomy) with tear star RK (radial keratotomy) with tear star
Salzmann Corneal Deneration Salzmann nodular corneal degeneration
Rosacea Rosacea
Salzman's nodular degeneration Salzman's nodular degeneration
Schnyder Corneal Dystrophy Schnyder Corneal Dystrophy
Scleritis Scleritis
scleritis scleritis
Anterior Scleritis Scleritis, anterior
Sclerocornea

Sclerocornea

(see also, Scleritis above)

scleromalacia Scleromalacia
Scleromalacia and anterior staphyloma in the setting of congenital glaucoma Scleromalacia and anterior staphyloma in the setting of congenital glaucoma
Scleromalacia in the Setting of Rheumatoid Arthritis Scleromalacia in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Scleromalacia with transillumination defect in the setting of chronic scleral buckle exposure Scleromalacia with transillumination defect in the setting of chronic scleral buckle exposure
Scleromalacia perforans Scleromalacia perforans
Rose Bengal staining in Sjögren's syndrome Sjögren's syndrome, Diffuse Rose Bengal staining in
spontaneous rupture of a descemetocele with resulting panophthalmitis spontaneous rupture of a descemetocele with resulting panophthalmitis
Squamous papilloma of the upper lid Squamous papilloma, upper eyelid
Stellate corneal epithelial iron line after radial keratotomy Stellate corneal epithelial iron line after radial keratotomy
Subconjunctival foreign bodies Subconjunctival foreign bodies
Subconjunctival hemorrhage Subconjunctival Hemorrhage
Subconjunctival Hematoma Subconjunctival Hematoma
Subconjunctival metallic foreign body Subconjunctival metallic foreign body


Subconjunctival prolapse of orbital fat Subconjunctival prolapse of orbital fat
Subconjunctival silicone oil Subconjunctival silicone oil
Subepithelial corneal haze after herpes zoster virus (HZV) keratitis Subepithelial corneal haze after herpes zoster virus (HZV) keratitis
Superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis (SLK) Superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis (SLK)
Suture iris reconstruction using McCannel suture technique Suture iris reconstruction using McCannel suture technique
Tear breakup time (TBUT) Tear breakup time (TBUT)
Tectonic mini-penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) Tectonic mini-penetrating keratoplasty (PKP)
Terrien Marginal Degeneration Terrien marginal degeneration
thermal corneal burn Thermal corneal burn
Thygeson's superficial punctate keratitis Thygeson's superficial punctate keratitis
Ulcus serpens/hypopyon ulcer/abscess of cornea Ulcus serpens/hypopyon ulcer/abscess of cornea
Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) disciform keratitis Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) disciform keratitis
Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) epithelial keratitis  with Pseudodendrites Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) pseudodendrites
Verisyse phakic intraocular lens implant for high myopia Verisyse phakic intraocular lens implant for high myopia
Limbal vernal keratoconjunctivitis Vernal keratoconjunctivitis, limbal
Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis
Vernal keratoconjunctivitis, palpebral Vernal keratoconjunctivitis, palpebral
viral papilloma viral papilloma
viral papilloma viral papilloma
Visian Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) implant Visian Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) implant
Vogt's striae in keratoconus Vogt's striae in keratoconus
With-the-rule corneal astigmatism With-the-rule corneal astigmatism
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last updated: 09/25/2017
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