Early detection of corneal eye diseases and conditions can help prevent permanent damage.
Some corneal conditions are:
Keratitis is an inflammation (redness and swelling) of the cornea.
Corneal dystrophies cause cloudy vision when material builds up on the cornea.
Keratoconus is a broad term used by ophthalmologists and optometrists to cover conditions associated with changes in corneal shape into a cone-like shape, can cause abnormal posterior ectasia, corneal thickness distribution, clinical non-inflammatory corneal thinning, it can also cause myopia and irregular astigmatism, this Affects quality of life and is a burden on patients and their families.