2020–2021 BCSC Basic and Clinical Science Course™
8 External Disease and Cornea
Chapter 6: Clinical Approach to Depositions and Degenerations of the Conjunctiva, Cornea, and Sclera
Degenerations of the Conjunctiva
Conjunctival Vascular Tortuosity and Hyperemia
There are many causes of conjunctival vascular tortuosity and hyperemia. A differential diagnosis is outlined in Table 6-2.
Figure 6-3 Large conjunctival epithelial inclusion cyst.
Table 6-2 Causes of Conjunctival Vascular Tortuosity, Hyperemia, and Telangiectasia and Subconjunctival Hemorrhage
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