The Ophthalmology Unit, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department,
Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Photo by Professor Chua
complained of discomfort in his right eye. Examination revealed
peripheral corneal neovascularization with lipid keratopathy. There was
no previous history of note. He was started on topical betamethasone qds
with acyclovir cream 5X cover for suspected herpetic simplex keratitis.
The vascularization resolved after one week and the steroid and
acyclovir were stopped after three weeks.