What further outpatient care is indicated in the treatment of corneal ulcer and ulcerative keratitis?

Updated: Nov 08, 2018
  • Author: Jesse Borke, MD, FACEP, FAAEM; Chief Editor: Barry E Brenner, MD, PhD, FACEP  more...
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Answer

Most corneal ulcers are managed on an outpatient basis. Consultation with an ophthalmologist from the ED is the best practice whenever a corneal ulcer is identified.


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