Therapeutic options for the management of early neurotrophic keratopathy: a case report and review.


BACKGROUND Neurotrophic keratopathy is caused by the loss of corneal sensation secondary to impaired trigeminal nerve function. Timely and appropriate action is required in the management of this condition to prevent serious complications such as corneal ulceration, perforation, and loss of vision. The role of immunomodulating agents such as cyclosporine as… (More)