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Corneal Scratch

Corneal Scratch: Introduction

Corneal Scratch: An abrasion or scratch to the cornea. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Corneal Scratch, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Corneal Scratch:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Corneal Scratch. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Sand in the eye
  • Wood shavings in the eye
  • Small metal in the eye
  • Dust in the eye
  • Excessive rubbing of the eye
  • Trauma or injury
  • Cornea injury (see Cornea/lens symptoms)
  • Eye injury
  • more causes...»

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Corneal Scratch

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Stories from Users for Corneal Scratch

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Corneal Scratch

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Corneal Scratch: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Corneal Scratch

The list below shows some of the causes of Corneal Scratch mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Corneal Scratch?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Corneal Scratch. Of the 9 causes of Corneal Scratch that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 9 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Corneal Scratch:

The following list of conditions have 'Corneal Scratch' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Classifications of Corneal Scratch:

Medical Conditions associated with Corneal Scratch:

Cornea/lens symptoms (282 causes), Eye symptoms (5412 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Corneal symptoms (282 causes)

Symptoms related to Corneal Scratch:

Sore eye, Red eye (630 causes), Itchy eye (293 causes), Foreign body, Trauma, Eye sore, Ulcerative keratitis, Tearing (288 causes), Vision loss (688 causes)

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