EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology
Contributor: Matt Ward, MD, University of Iowa
Fleischer ring in keratoconus
This is a 26 year old male patient with keratoconus demonstrating a prominent Fleischer ring around the base of the cone. Other typical signs are also seen including Vogt's striae in the center and stromal scarring at the apex from episodes of hydrops.
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