• In infectious keratitis with perforation or impending perforation that did not respond to conservative clinical therapy, therapeutic penetrating keratoplasty must be considered an alternative to erradicate infection and restore the ocular integrity. (scielo.br)
  • Comme la kérafofomie radiare à quatre incisions réduit la myopie chez les yeux autrement normaux, nous en avons pratiqué chez les myopes fortes post-kératoplasties qui n'ont pas supportées la correction optique traditionelle. (healio.com)
  • Endothelial keratoplasty requires much smaller incisions than a penetrating keratoplasty, resulting in fewer risks and a shorter recovery time. (cincinnatieye.com)
  • If I can improve the existing problems that would lead me to even consider using a keratoprosthesis, then I will perform a keratoplasty because in our hands we are more facile about doing this surgery, the vision is better and we do not need to place a plastic prosthesis in the eye. (healio.com)
  • Evaluation of Higher Order Aberrations in Eyes with Dohlman/Boston Keratoprosthesis and Comparison with Penetrating Keratoplasty and Normal Eyes K.Stasi. (slideplayer.com)
  • 1 Evaluation of Higher Order Aberrations in Eyes with Dohlman/Boston Keratoprosthesis and Comparison with Penetrating Keratoplasty and Normal Eyes K.Stasi 1, S.Pantanelli 2, R.Sabesan 2, G.Yoon 2, G.J. McCormick 1 and J.V. Aquavella 1. (slideplayer.com)
  • 3 INTRODUCTION The Dolman/ Boston keratoprosthesis (KPro) is an artificial cornea PMMA device, alternative to penetrating keratoplasty (PK) with good anatomic results and quick visual recovery, reserved usually for failed PK patients. (slideplayer.com)
  • In our present study, we used the technique of four- Incision radial keratotomy to reduce myopia in a group of keratoplasty patients who failed conventional visual rehabilitation. (healio.com)
  • In the United States, FECD affects as much as 5% of the population over 40 years of age, and visually significant corneal edema secondary to FECD is the most common indication for corneal transplantation, accounting for 47% of endothelial keratoplasty procedures performed in 2012 [ 3, 4 ]. (wiley.com)
  • MB was referred for a contact lens fit following multiple, complicated, combined penetrating keratoplasty procedures, most recently 3 years ago. (gpli.info)