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Corneal abrasion

Corneal abrasion: Introduction

Corneal abrasion: scratch on the corneal surface. See detailed information below for a list of 18 causes of Corneal abrasion, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Corneal abrasion:

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

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Common Causes of Corneal abrasion

Home Diagnostic Testing and Corneal abrasion

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Corneal abrasion: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Corneal abrasion, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Corneal abrasion Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Corneal abrasion may include:

  • Call emergency services
  • Topical local anaesthetic agents
  • Eye shield
  • Tetanus immunization
  • Topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
  • Mydriatics
  • Oral pain medications
  • more treatments...»

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Stories from Users for Corneal abrasion

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Corneal abrasion: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Corneal abrasion may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Corneal abrasion

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Corneal abrasion: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Corneal abrasion

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

How Common are these Causes of Corneal abrasion?

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 abrasion. Of the 18 causes of Corneal abrasion 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
  • 18 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Corneal abrasion:

The following list of conditions have 'Corneal abrasion' 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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Causes of Corneal abrasion Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Corneal abrasion based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Corneal abrasion:

    Medical Conditions associated with Corneal abrasion:

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

    Symptoms related to Corneal abrasion:

    Foreign body, Trauma, Eye sore, Ulcerative keratitis, Tearing (288 causes), Vision loss (688 causes)

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Corneal abrasion

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