This is the painful left eye of a woman with a chronic history of arthritis and skin rash. (photograph courtesy of C. Stephen Foster, MD)
1. What is the name for this type of corneal condition.
2. What systemic diseases is this type of condition associated with?
3. What is the pathophysiology of this condition?
4. What is the prognostic significance of these corneal findings?
5. What is the treatment for this type of condition?