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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corneal_ulcer

Corneal ulcer, or ulcerative keratitis, is an inflammatory or more seriously, infective condition of the cornea involving disruption of its epithelial layer with ...

www.allaboutvision.com/conditions/corneal-ulcer.htm

A corneal ulcer looks like an abscess or sore on the eye; read about causes and treatments and why you must take it seriously.

www.aao.org/eye-health/diseases/corneal-ulcer

Sep 1, 2017 ... A corneal ulcer is an open sore on the cornea. The cornea covers the iris and the round pupil, much like a watch crystal covers the face of a ...

www.aao.org/eyenet/article/confronting-corneal-ulcers

Corneal ulcers have many etiologies and dramatically different presentations. Catch up on the diagnostic differentiators and timely treatments.

www.webmd.com/eye-health/corneal-ulcer

Apr 26, 2016 ... A corneal ulcer is an open sore on the cornea that can be caused by a virus or bacterial infection. It can lead to blindess, so requires immediate ...

www.medicinenet.com/corneal_ulcer/article.htm

Sep 14, 2017 ... A corneal ulcer is an open sore on the cornea. Infection is a common cause of corneal ulcer. Read about symptoms, signs, causes, treatment, ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/corneal_ulcer/article_em.htm

Learn about corneal ulcer symptoms, treatment (surgery, antibiotic eyedrops) and prevention. Corneal ulcers may be caused by bacterial, fungal or viral eye ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/798100-overview

Aug 2, 2017 ... Because of its potential to permanently impair vision or perforate the eye, a corneal ulcer is considered an ophthalmologic emergency.

www.healthline.com/health/corneal-ulcers-and-infections

Apr 25, 2017 ... A corneal ulcer is an open sore that forms on the cornea. It's usually caused by an infection. Even small injuries to the eye can lead to ...