Neurotrophic Keratopathy

Neurotrophic Keratopathy is a rotting sickness portrayed by diminished corneal affectability and poor corneal recuperating. This issue leaves the cornea obligated to damage and abatements reflex tearing. Epithelial breakdown can prompt ulceration, disease, softening, and aperture optional to poor recuperating. Prognostic builders in neurotrophic keratopathy incorporate the degree of tactile misfortune, the length of the condition, and the nearness of other visual surface illness. The rate of neurotrophic keratopathy increases with age. 

Causes:- The cornea, an avascular tissue, is among the most thickly innervated structures of the human body. Corneal nerves are in charge of keeping up the anatomical and practical respectability of the cornea, passing on material, temperature and torment sensations, assuming a part in the squint reflex, in wound recuperating and in the creation and discharge of tears. Most corneal nerve filaments are tactile in starting point and are gotten from the ophthalmic branch of the trigeminal nerve. Inherent or procured visual and foundational diseases can decide a sore at various levels of the trigeminal nerve, which can prompt a decrease (hypoesthesia) or misfortune (anesthesia) of affectability of the cornea. 

 

    Related Conference of Neurotrophic Keratopathy

    September 26-27, 2018

    18th World Congress on Optometry and Vision Science

    Montreal, Canada
    September 24-25, 2018

    18th International Conference on Glaucoma & Retinal Diseases

    Dallas, Texas, USA
    October 08-09, 2018

    3rd International Conference and Expo on Optometry & Vision Science

    Edinburgh, Scotland - Holiday Inn Edinburgh
    November 2-3,2018

    International Conference on Eye and Vision

    Columbus,Ohio,USA
    November 16-17, 2018

    19th Global Ophthalmologists Annual meeting

    Tokyo, Japan
    Nov 26 - 28, 2018

    27th European Ophthalmology Congress

    Dublin, Ireland
    Dec 03-04, 2018

    28th European Meeting on Ophthalmology & Optometry

    | Amsterdam, Netherlands
    March 07-08, 2019

    4th Global Pediatric Ophthalmology Congress

    Berlin, Germany
    May 15-16, 2019

    2nd International Conference on Ophthalmic Surgery

    Perth, Australia
    August 22-23, 2019

    29th International Congress on VisionScience and Eye

    Austria, Vienna
    September 23-24, 2019

    18thAsia Pacific Ophthalmologists Annual Meeting

    Tokyo, Japan
    November 06-08, 2019

    World Eye and Vision Congress

    Neurotrophic Keratopathy Conference Speakers

    Recommended Sessions

    Related Journals

    Are you interested in