Corneal hydrops.

Abstract

Corneal hydrops (CH) is an acute complication of keratoconus (KC), a progressive ectatic corneal disease, caused by breaks in the cornea allowing aqueous to enter the stroma. This leads to formation of a bubble-like protrusion and clouding of the cornea. Patients typically report acute monocular visual impairment after eye rubbing. Other symptoms include… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2014.09.004

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