THE MERCK MANUAL: The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapymultimedia

Return to Topic

  • Bullous Keratopathy
  • Bullous Keratopathy

    photo size: small | high

    Bullous Keratopathy

    Disease or trauma to corneal endothelium may cause formation of bullae, which may rupture and lead to corneal abrasion (which can lead to secondary infection and ulceration).

    Image courtesy of Professor J. Wollensak via the Online Journal of Ophthalmology (