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Corneal tear

Corneal tear: Introduction

Corneal tear: Corneal tear is an interruption in the integrity of the cornea of the eye. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Corneal tear, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Corneal tear:

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

  • Hard contact lenses
  • Constant eye picking
  • Removing grit from the eye
  • Sharp nails
  • Jabbing a finger into the eye
  • Foreign body
  • more causes...»

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Corneal tear

Home medical tests possibly related to Corneal tear:

Corneal tear Treatments

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

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

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Corneal tear: Animations

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Corneal tear: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Corneal tear: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Corneal tear

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

  • Constant eye picking
  • Foreign body
  • Hard contact lenses
  • Jabbing a finger into the eye
  • Removing grit from the eye
  • Sharp nails
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Corneal tear?

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 tear. Of the 6 causes of Corneal tear 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
  • 6 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Corneal tear:

The following list of conditions have 'Corneal tear' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Corneal tear:

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

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