The Big Picture

An Unexpected Twist

Corneal drug deposition in the classic whorl-like pattern looks ominous. Is it?
10/15/2022

Flood Zone

Lacrimal duct obstruction leaves tears with no drainage mechanism, leading to epiphora.
06/15/2022

The Unkindest Cut

A case of longstanding visual fluctuation from overzealous RK surgery decades prior.
04/15/2022

In the Line of Fire

Corneal foreign bodies can cause longstanding problems if not attended to quickly.
02/15/2022

Uncomfortably Numb

Neurotrophic keratopathy complicates an already-difficult case, with stromal melt possible.
12/15/2021

Open for a Surprise

Dilation reveals a rare, ring-shaped sequela of cataract surgery.
09/15/2021

Birds of a Feather

If a corneal scar has diffuse, wispy borders, suspect chronic, long-term myofibroblast activity as a consequence of healing, rather than an acute process.
06/15/2021

A Flaky Patient

Signs of pseudoexfoliation should raise suspicion for glaucoma.
02/15/2021

Don’t Burst Your Bubble

Conjunctival lymphangiectasis may be cosmetically troubling to patients but these benign lesions should be left undisturbed.
11/15/2020

A Stitch in Time

Corneal sutures provide a vector for infection. Here’s what to watch for to keep patients safe.
09/15/2020