keratopathy

n.
any disorder relating to the cornea.

The new mediacal dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Keratopathy — can refer to: * Florida keratopathy * Thygeson s superficial punctate keratopathy …   Wikipedia

  • keratopathy — Any corneal disease, damage, dysfunction, or abnormality. SYN: keratopathia. [kerato + G. pathos, suffering, disease] band shaped k. a horizontal, gray, interpalpebral opacity of the cornea that begins at the …   Medical dictionary

  • keratopathy — noun Any of various diseases of the eye …   Wiktionary

  • keratopathy — ker·a·top·a·thy …   English syllables

  • keratopathy — ˌkerəˈtäpəthē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary kerat + pathy : any noninflammatory disease of the eye …   Useful english dictionary

  • Florida keratopathy — (Florida spots) is an eye condition characterized by the presence of multiple spots within both corneas. It is most commonly seen in dogs and cats, but is also rarely seen in horses and birds. In the United States, Florida keratopathy is found in …   Wikipedia

  • Thygeson's superficial punctate keratopathy — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Thygeson s superficial punctate keratopathy ICD10 = ICD10|H|16|1|h|15 ICD9 = ICD9|370.21 ICDO = Caption = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = DiseasesDB = 31288 Thygeson s superficial punctate… …   Wikipedia

  • band keratopathy — n calcium deposition in Bowman s membrane and the stroma of the cornea that appears as an opaque gray streak and occurs in hypercalcemia and various chronic inflammatory conditions of the eye * * * the deposition of calcium in the superficial… …   Medical dictionary

  • Band keratopathy — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 31296 ICD10 = ICD10|H|18|4|h|15 ICD9 = ICD9|371.43 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = oph eMedicineTopic = 105 MeshID = Band keratopathy is a corneal disease derived from the… …   Wikipedia

  • bullous keratopathy — a pathological condition of the cornea of the eye due to failure in the functioning of its endothelium. It results in corneal oedema, seen as small blisters in the cornea that cause blurring of vision. See Fuchs endothelial dystrophy. * * *… …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.