Contributor: Jesse Vislisel, MD
Photographer: Stefani Karakas, CRA
A descemetocele is an area of extreme, focal corneal thinning where only Descemet membrane remains. These photographs show a descemetocele that developed after a sterile corneal melt in the setting of ocular rosacea.
Ophthalmic Atlas Images by EyeRounds.org, The University of Iowa are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.