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Phlyctenular ("Phlyctena" Greek word for "blister") Keratoconjunctivitis or PKC is localized, subepithelial, wedge shaped nodular inflammation of the conjunctiva and/or cornea 2ndry to an allergic hypersensitivity response to Staph bacterium usually from chronic blepharitis or in suspicious cases assoc'd with tuberculosis infection. Treatment incl lid hygiene, anti-inflammatory and/or anti-bacterials depending on severity. In non-resolving cases, order chest x-ray and PPD to rule out TB.

Phlyctenular ("Phlyctena" Greek word for "blister") Keratoconjunctivitis or PKC is localized, subepithelial, wedge shaped nodular inflammation of the conjunctiva and/or cornea 2ndry to an allergic hypersensitivity response to Staph bacterium usually from chronic blepharitis or in suspicious cases assoc'd with tuberculosis infection. Treatment incl lid hygiene, anti-inflammatory and/or anti-bacterials depending on severity. In non-resolving cases, order chest x-ray and PPD to rule out TB.

Corneal Verticillata : bilateral, whorl-like pattern of powdery, white, yellow or brown corneal epithelial deposits . Appears in a vortex fashion in the inferocentral cornea and swirls outwards sparing the limbus   Occurs in Fabry's disease and in patients being treated with a variety of drugs including amiodarone, chloroquine, amodiaquine, meperidine, indomethacin, chlorpromazine and tamoxifen.

Corneal Verticillata : bilateral, whorl-like pattern of powdery, white, yellow or brown corneal epithelial deposits . Appears in a vortex fashion in the inferocentral cornea and swirls outwards sparing the limbus Occurs in Fabry's disease and in patients being treated with a variety of drugs including amiodarone, chloroquine, amodiaquine, meperidine, indomethacin, chlorpromazine and tamoxifen.

Christmas tree decoration cataract or polychromatic cataract

Cataract images from the Ophthalmology Atlas, University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Examples of Dry vs Wet AMD

Age-Related Macular Degeneration The center of the retina, the macula, is used for detailed work and reading. Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a deterioration of the macula that results in impaired central vison. AMD is the number one cause of bl

Ferry's Line :  Corneal epithelial iron line at the edge of filtering blebs of glaucoma surgery

Ferry's Line : Corneal epithelial iron line at the edge of filtering blebs of glaucoma surgery