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Table 2 Ocular complications of EB reported in previous case series

From: A review of scoring systems for ocular involvement in chronic cutaneous bullous diseases

Gans (1988) Lin et al. (1994) Tong et al. (1999) Fine et al. (2004)
Corneal erosions Corneal abrasion Corneal abrasion, pannus or scar Corneal erosions or blisters
Corneal scar Corneal scar Corneal scar
Eyelid blister Eyelid blister
Blepharitis Blepharitis
Ectropion Eyelid ectropion/entropion Ectropion
Symblepharon Symblepharon Symblepharon
Eyelid scar
Conjunctival blister Conjunctival blister
  Punctate keratitis
Lacrimal gland obstruction
Impaired vision
  1. Data from: Gans LA. Eye lesions of epidermolysis bullosa. Clinical features, management, and prognosis. Arch Dermatol. 1988;124:762–764.; Lin AN, Murphy F, Brodie SE, Carter DM. Review of ophthalmic findings in 204 patients with epidermolysis bullosa. Am J Ophthalmol. 1994;118:384–390.; Tong L, Hodgkins PR, Denyer J, Brosnahan D, Harper J, Russell-Eggitt I, et al. The eye in epidermolysis bullosa. Br J Ophthalmol. 1999;83:323–326.; Fine JD, Johnson LB, Weiner M, Stein A, Cash S, Deleoz J, et al. Eye involvement in inherited epidermolysis bullosa: experience of the National Epidermolysis Bullosa Registry. Am J Ophthalmol. 2004;138:254–262