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Acute Corneal Hydrops in a Young Patient with Down Syndrome

Volume 2 - Issue 4

Mina Abdelmseih1* and Parikshit Dhir2

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    • 1Department of Ophthalmology, Augenklinik, Germany
    • 2Department of Ophthalmology, Dhir Hospital, Bhiwani, Haryana, India

    *Corresponding author:Mina Abdelmseih, Department of Ophthalmology, Augenklinik, Germany

Received:November 28, 2019;   Published:December 03, 2019

DOI: 10.32474/TOOAJ.2018.02.000143

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A case of severe acute corneal hydrops with keratoconus associated with Down syndrome described in a 16-year-old male patient presented with a sudden unilateral painful visual loss in his left eye. The anterior segment of his left eye showed a severe diffuse edematous ectasia of acute corneal hydrops. Eye rubbing of his left eye was observed. Continued gradual improvement in his visual acuity and a central corneal scar were detected

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