We provide professional support in Keratitis.
Keratitis means inflammation of the corneal tissue. The tissue of the naturally
transparent cornea may become cloudy due to keratitis or even perforated in
very severe cases.
redness in the eyes
It shows visible symptoms such as white spots in the eyes.
There are many causes of keratitis, the main ones being;
Keratitis due to rheumatic diseases
bacterial keratitis ;people who do not comply with the hygiene rules
are seen in contact lens wearers. It is especially common in people who do
not pay attention to hand hygiene.
Past eye surgeries can cause keratitis.
Bacterial keratitis can be treated with antibiotic eye drops.
It is healthier to treat keratitis that is severe enough to affect vision under hospital conditions.
virus keratitis ;The most common viral keratitis are Herpes
keratitis and adenovirus keratitis.
Adenovirus keratitis ;Causes intense burrs after red eye outbreak. Apart
from this, it occurs following eye redness. Treatment of spots on the
cornea takes months and requires a long course of treatment.
Herpes (herpes keratitis); The herpes virus is known as the
herpes virus. Herpes virus settles in the intracranial nerve ganglia in
adults, reducing the body’s resistance. It becomes more active in cases
such as hormonal changes, severe diseases, intense stressful life, sun
In many people, herpes keratitis occurs in the cornea
layer of the eye, while herpes appears
on the lips . Herpes can recur, and when it recurs, it heals by
leaving a stain on the cornea.
As with any disease, it is absolutely necessary to go to
an ophthalmologist early and start the treatment immediately.
As Veni Vidi Eye Center; In such viral cases, we
resort to eye drops containing antiviral drugs.
Fungal keratitis; It often occurs after plant traumas in the corneal tissue.
It is treated over a long period of time with antifungal
drugs. Fungal creatitis, which leaves spots in the center of the
cornea to reduce vision, can also be treated with corneal transplantation.