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Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z

An indispensible ready-reference for eye-care professionals in Australia and New Zealand

This newly-updated edition of Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z is a dictionary-style clinical guide to diagnosing and managing anterior eye conditions using ocular therapeutics.

This easily accessible ophthalmology textbook offers succinct descriptions of over 160 anterior segment eye conditions - from Bacterial Conjunctivitis to Floppy Eyelid Syndrome and Vitamin A Deficiency - including 7 new conditions.

Each anterior segment eye condition is supported by full colour clinical photographs, along with treatment protocols, down-to-earth advice, differential diagnoses and/or therapy alternatives.

Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z, 2nd Edition is an indispensable eye-care textbook for busy primary care and specialist practitioners. It is also a concise encyclopaedia for students, making it an essential ophthalmology resource.


Published: May 2011

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-7295-3957-9


  • A-Z Guide
    A-Z table
    Acanthamoeba keratitis
    Actinic keratosis
    Acute allergic blepharoconjunctivitis
    Adenoviral keratoconjunctivitis
    Allergic Eye Disease: Classification
    Atopic keratoconjunctivitis
    Bacterial conjunctivits
    Bacterial keratitis
    Band keratopathy
    Basal cell carcinoma
    Bells Palsy - Facial Paralysis
    Blepharitis - anterior.
    Blepharitis - posterior.
    Bullous Keratopathy: Pseudophakic and aphakic
    Caruncular cysts
    Cataract classification
    Cataract Surgery Complications
    Cataract incisions
    Chemical burns
    Chlamydial conjunctivitis
    Climatic Droplet Keratopathy
    Conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia
    Conjunctival lymphoma
    Conjunctival papilloma
    Conjunctival pigmented lesions
    Conjunctival scarring
    Conjunctivitis - overview
    Conjunctivochalasis and chemosis
    Contact lenses - Gas Permeable (GP)
    Contact lenses - Soft 
    Contact lens-related conditions
    Corneal Collagen Cross-linking
    corneal degenerations, dystrophies and depositions - grouping
    corneal degenerations, dystrophies and depositions - overview
    Corneal edema - overview
    Corneal Grafts
    Corneal Grafts: Lamellar Keratoplasty
    Corneal Grafts: Rejection
    Corneal infiltrates - overview
    Corneal opacities - peripheral
    Crocodile shagreen
    Crystalline keratopathy
    Cysts of the eyelid
    Dendritic ulcer - Herpes Simplex Keratitis
    Descemet's Membrane Breaks
    Disciform keratitis
    Dry Eye syndromes - overview
    Dry Eye Syndromes-Keratoconjunctivitis sicca
    Ectopia lentis
    Endothelial Opacities
    Epiblepharon and Epicanthic folds
    Epibulbar choristoma - dermoids, dermolipomas
    Episcleritis - simple and nodular
    Epithelial and fibrous ingrowth
    Epithelial basement membrane dystrophy
    Exposure keratopathy
    Eyelid - Hot, Eyelid Tarsal Conjunctiva
    Eyelid and Lacrimal
    Eyelid trauma -haematoma
    Filamentary Keratopathy
    Filtering blebs
    Flash burn
    Floppy Eyelid Syndrome
    Folliclular conjunctivitis
    Foreign body - corneal and conjunctival
    Fuch's endothelial dystrophy
    Fuch's heterochromic iridocyclytis
    Fungal keratitis
    Giant papillary conjunctivitis
    Glaucoma - acute angle closure
    Gonococcal conjunctivitis
    Granular stromal dystrophy
    Herpes Simplex Keratitis - overview
    Herpes simplex - primary keratoblepharoconjunctivitis
    Herpes zoster ophthalmicus
    Hordeolum - internal and external
    Hyphaema - Blunt trauma
    Infectious crystalline keratopathy
    Interstitial keratitis
    Intraocular lenses
    Irido-corneal dysgenesis
    Irido-corneal endotheliopathy
    Iris and Lens Conditions - grouping
    Iris cysts and benign tumours
    Iron lines
    Keratitis - grouping
    Keratoconus-forme fruste
    Lattice stromal dystrophy
    Lice - Phthiriasis palpebrarum
    Limbal stem cell deficiency
    Lipid keratopathy
    Macular stromal dystrophy
    Marginal keratitis
    Meesmann’s epithelial dystrophy
    Melanoma - conjunctival
    Melonoma - eyelid
    Melanoma and naevus of the iris
    Membranous and Pseudomembranous Conjunctivitis
    Molluscum contagiosum
    Mooren ulcer
    Naevus - eyelid
    Nasolacrimal duct obstruction - congenital
    Neurotrophic keratopathy
    Ocular Cicatricial pemphigoid
    Ophthalmia neonatorum
    Pannus and pseudopterygia
    Pellucid marginal degeneration
    Penetrating Eye Injuries
    Perforation - corneal
    Peripheral Ulcerative Keratitis
    Persistant Epithelial Defects
    Phlyctenulosis - conjunctival, corneal
    Posterior capsule opacification
    Posterior polymorphous dystrophy
    Preseptal cellulitis
    Pseudoexfoliation of the lens capsule (PXF)
    Ptosis and pseudoptosis
    Punctal stenosis
    Pyogenic granuloma
    Recurrent corneal erosion syndrome
    Red eye hot overview
    Red eye quiet overview
    Refractive Surgery-Lasik
    Refractive Surgery-RK and PRK
    Reis-Buckler’s dystrophy
    Retention cyst and lymphangiectasia
    Rheumatoid Arthriritis and the Eye
    Rosacea Keratitis
    Salzmann nodular degeneration
    Scleritis-thinning and necrosis
    Seasonal allergic conjunctivitis
    Sebaceous cell carcinoma
    Seborrhoeic keratosis
    Skin - lumps, bumps grouping
    Skin tumors - benign
    Skin tumors - overview
    Squamous cell carcinoma - lid
    Stevens-Johnson syndrome
    Sub-conjunctival hemorrhage
    Superficial punctate keratopathy (SPK)
    Superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis
    Surgical signs and complications - grouping
    Tear film anomaly - grouping
    Terrien's marginal degeneration
    Thygeson's SPK
    Toxic Keratopathy
    Trauma overview
    Trichiasis, pseudotrichiasis, distachiasis, metaplastic lashes and trichotillomania
    Uveitis: anterior - classification
    Vernal keratoconjunctivitis
    Vitamin A Deficiency
    Vortex keratopathy


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