[Classification of ocular surface disease. Part 1].

@article{Kruse2003ClassificationOO,
  title={[Classification of ocular surface disease. Part 1].},
  author={Friedrich Eduard Kruse and Claus Cursiefen and Berthold Seitz and Hans Eberhard Voelcker and Gottfried O. H. Naumann and Leonard M. Holbach},
  journal={Der Ophthalmologe : Zeitschrift der Deutschen Ophthalmologischen Gesellschaft},
  year={2003},
  volume={100 11},
  pages={899-915}
}
The ocular surface consists of the lid margin, conjunctiva and cornea which together with the tear system represent a functional entity. The diagnosis of ocular surface disease can be very difficult due to the similarity of various disease entities. The classification should be made on the pathological and pathophysiological characteristics of ocular… CONTINUE READING