BMJ Case Reports 2010; doi:10.1136/bcr.11.2009.2497
  • Unusual association of diseases/symptoms

A rare case of disciform keratitis in a silicone-filled eye presenting with ‘sticky oil’ on the endothelium.

  1. Aida Zairani Mohd Zahidin
  1. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Ophthalmology, Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Jalan Yaacob Latif, Kuala Lumpur, 56000, Malaysia
  1. Correspondence to Mae-Lynn Catherine Bastion, maelynnb2003{at}
  • Published 19 May 2010


An unusual case of disciform keratitis developing in a patient with silicone oil-filled eye following vitrectomies for posterior globe rupture.


  • Competing interests: None.

  • Patient consent: Patient/guardian consent was obtained for publication.

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