Cornea Diseases
Overview
Fuchs Dystrophy
Keratoconus
Corneal Scarring
Corneal Swelling (edema)
Pterygium
Growths/Tumors
Herpes Simplex Virus
Ulcers/Infections
"Dry Eye"
Allergies
Conjunctivits (Pink Eye)

Growths/Tumors

Tumors of the ocular surface may be benign or malignant. Most are not painful. Many remain unchanged with time, however they can change in size, color, or shape. Sudden changes are a reason for concern. Options for management include observation, surgical excision and biopsy, and sometimes chemotherapy eye drops.
 
Benign:
Pingueculum
Pterygium
Nevus
Papilloma
Pre-cancer
 
Malignant:
Squamous cell cancer
Melanoma
Lymphoma



As cornea specialists in DFW, Dallas-Fort Worth, Dr. Koreishi and Dr. Ple-plakon strive to provide the best cornea care, availability, and patient education.




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