The Onus of Keratoconus: Spontaneous Corneal Perforation Secondary to Acute Hydrops

Alan Tsai


A 19-year old male presents with sudden, severe pain and blur OS. Biomicroscopy reveals a steep, perforated cornea secondary to acute hydrops in a keratoconic eye. Emergent gas tamponade with ProKera facilitate successful healing.


Year: 2017

Program Number: R2017238

Author Affiliation: State University of New York in New York City

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Room: E354B