"Corneal Neovascularization" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
New blood vessels originating from the corneal veins and extending from the limbus into the adjacent CORNEAL STROMA. Neovascularization in the superficial and/or deep corneal stroma is a sequel to numerous inflammatory diseases of the ocular anterior segment, such as TRACHOMA, viral interstitial KERATITIS, microbial KERATOCONJUNCTIVITIS, and the immune response elicited by CORNEAL TRANSPLANTATION.
- Corneal Neovascularization
- Corneal Neovascularizations
- Neovascularization, Corneal
- Neovascularizations, Corneal
- Corneal Angiogenesis
- Angiogenesis, Corneal
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Corneal Neovascularization".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Corneal Neovascularization".
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