Filamentary keratopathy | definition of filamentary keratopathy by Medical dictionary
formation of fine elongations of corneal epithelium in inflammation, edema, and degenerative states.
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Several clinic situations, such as prolonged eyelid closure, causes hypoxia, and the reduced tear volume may cause filamentary keratopathy. (11) Filamentary keratitis also can be caused by a wide-angle strabismus itself.
Filamentary keratopathy caused by corneal occlusion.