A 48-year-old member asked:
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what are the symptoms of corneal neovascularization?

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Dr. Soheila Rostami
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Maybe nothing: Pannus has usually no pain or irritation but it can cause blurry vision.
Answered on Sep 7, 2013
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Dr. Harold Peltan
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Agree. The cause of the corneal neovascularization, such as contact lens over-wear or chronic infection, may have many symptoms though.
Sep 7, 2013

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Many causes: There are many possible causes of this, but by far the most common, is contact lens abuse.
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