A Synopsis of Ophthalmology by J. L. C. Martin-Doyle (Auth.)

By J. L. C. Martin-Doyle (Auth.)

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I n e v e r y case when the aetiology is doubtful a careful w a t c h should be made for a septic focus in some part o f the b o d y . T h e teeth should be e x a m i n e d for pyorrhoea and if necessary the roots should be radiographed for absorption. Special care should be taken t o exclude this in cases where crowned or dead teeth are present. A f t e r the teeth, a search should be made for sepsis in the tonsils, nasal sinuses, etc. Sometimes the focus m a y be found in the intestinal or genito-urinary tracts.

G l a x o ) should be used four-hourly until the h y p o p y o n subsides. b. E C T A T I C S C A R . — S o m e t i m e s an ulcer m a y increase greatly in depth and during the process of healing the cornea m a y become so thin t h a t it is unable t o stand the normal intra-ocular pressure, and a permanent bulge results. R a r e l y the ulcer extends, i n v o l v i n g the whole corneal thickness except Descemet's membrane (which is v e r y resistant t o infection). I n such a case a w a t e r y bleb appears on the cornea called a keratocele.

Or gutt. albucid 10 per cent, t o be used four times a d a y . d. Carbolization is an excellent treatment and should be undertaken in e v e r y case t h a t does not i m m e d i a t e l y respond t o lesser measures. I t is a simple procedure and should be carried out as follows : T h e e y e should be cocainized w i t h 4 per cent cocaine and the cornea stained as previously described. T h e ulcer and its immediate area should be dried w i t h blotting paper and a sharp match or orange stick dipped into pure liquid carbolic.

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