The condition seen in the image may occur in all of the following conditions except:
The image shows a condition called symblepharon, it is not seen in Phlyctenular conjunctivitis.
- A symblepharon is a partial or complete adhesion of the palpebral conjunctiva of the eyelid to the bulbar conjunctiva of the eyeball.
- It results either from disease (conjunctival sequelae of trachoma) or trauma.
- caused by chemical burn, Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS), ocular cicatricial pemphigoid, trachoma, herpes zoster, atopic keratoconjunctivitis, scleroderma, graft versus host disease, Erythema multiforme, Alkali injury.
Management and treatment:
- Copious irrigation checking pH level, débridement (any necrotic conjunctiva and particulate matter)
- Frequent lubrication
- Topical antibiotic
- Sweeping of fornices
- Symblepharon ring
- Symblepharon release and amniotic membrane graft is the treatment done.