Modified Surgical Epikeratoplasty for Keratoglobus: Anatomic and Visual Findings

H, Khakshoor and S, Shokoohi Rad and AR, Eslampoor and S.A, Askari (2014) Modified Surgical Epikeratoplasty for Keratoglobus: Anatomic and Visual Findings. Journal of Patient Safety & Quality Improvement, 2 (1). pp. 69-72.

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Abstract

Introduction: Keratoglobus is a controversial issue and still remains as one of the ambiguous corneal disorders; it can be managed by different surgical techniques successfully; yet the risk of globe rupture is high in these patients due to corneal weakness. In cases of progressive involvement, a large corneal graft is needed due to extreme thinness of the cornea. Recent adventures in surgical techniques have led to the introduction of new managements particularly in Keratoglobus treatment such as the

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WO Surgery
Divisions: Journals > J Patient Safety & Quality improvement
Depositing User: psj psj
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2017 15:23
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2017 15:23
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/5403

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