Eyelids & the Anterior Segment:
                  Case twenty six

Figure 1

Figure 2

This 65 year-old woman complained of deteriorating vision in her left eye (Figure 1). She had had an operation for cataract one year earlier. Figure 2 is the appearance of the cornea at higher magnification.

a. What is the diagnosis?

b. What conditions would increase the development of this condition?

c. How would you manage this condition?

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