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*  Corneal hydrops
Corneal transplantation is not usually indicated during corneal hydrops. The person experiences pain and a sudden severe ... Corneal hydrops or corneal rupture is an uncommon complication seen in people with advanced keratoconus or other corneal ... Corneal hydrops might be caused by a tear in the recently discovered Dua's layer, a 15 micron thick layer between the corneal ... and understanding of corneal dystrophies and pathologies, such as acute hydrops. "Acute Corneal Hydrops". University of ...
*  Allotransplantation
... procedures Skin transplants Corneal transplants Heart transplants Heart valves Lung transplantation Intestinal transplantation ... Liver transplants Kidney transplants Pancreas transplantation Islet cell transplantation Bone marrow transplants Bone allograft ... Allotransplant (allo- from the Greek meaning "other") is the transplantation of cells, tissues, or organs, to a recipient from ... stem cell transplantation entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation ...
*  Keratoconus
Corneal transplantation is not usually indicated during corneal hydrops. The National Eye Institute reports keratoconus is the ... The first successful corneal transplantation to treat keratoconus was done in 1936 by Ramon Castroviejo. According to the ... In a small number of people scarring of the cornea occurs and a corneal transplantation is required. Keratoconus affects about ... The corneal transplant surgeon trephines a lenticule of corneal tissue and then grafts the donor cornea to the existing eye ...
*  Corneal neovascularization
The same study found that the tissue from twenty percent of corneas examined during corneal transplantations had some degree of ... Maintaining avascularity of the corneal stroma is an important aspect of corneal pathophysiology as it is required for corneal ... Corneal neovascularization (CNV) is the in-growth of new blood vessels from the pericorneal plexus into avascular corneal ... A decrease in corneal transparency causes visual acuity deterioration. Corneal tissue is avascular in nature and the presence ...
*  Pre-Descemet's Endothelial Keratoplasty
Conventionally in a corneal transplantation, doctors use a whole cornea or parts of the five layers of the cornea to perform ... From the patient's point of view, the chances of rejection are less as compared to whole corneal transplantation as the PDEK ... PDEK is different from the whole cornea transplantation in which the transplantation of entire donor cornea to the recipient is ... and showed the significance of the Pre Descemets layer in corneal transplantation. The initial surgery was performed for ...
*  Corneal transplantation
... , also known as corneal grafting, is a surgical procedure where a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced ... Corneal collagen cross-linking may delay or eliminate the need for corneal transplantation in keratoconus and post-LASIK ... Different types of contact lenses may be used to delay or eliminate the need for corneal transplantation in corneal disorders. ... However, in most of the cases where corneal transplantation is recommended, PTK would not be effective. In corneal disorders ...
*  Immune privilege
CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Niederkorn, Jerry Y. (2017-01-27). "Corneal Transplantation and Immune Privilege ... Niederkorn, Jerry Y. (2013-01-13). "Corneal Transplantation and Immune Privilege". International Reviews of Immunology. 32 (1 ... Taylor, Andrew W. (2016-01-01). "Ocular Immune Privilege and Transplantation". Alloimmunity and Transplantation. 7: 37. doi: ... Compared to skin allografts, which are rejected in almost 100% of cases, corneal allografts survive long-term in 50-90% of ...
*  Eduard Zirm
Human corneal transplantation (keratoplasty) had been attempted with little or no success throughout the 1800s using both ... Zirm - Die erste geglückte Organtransplantation - 1905 Centennial review of corneal transplantation. (Clin Experiment ... "Centennial review of corneal transplantation". Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 33 (6): 642-57. doi:10.1111/j.1442-9071.2005.01134.x ... Zirm 's method remains the basis for repairing corneal damage. Zirm played the violin and in his limited spare time studied ...
*  Legacy Devers Eye Institute
They have also improved corneal transplantation through innovations in DLEK (deep lamellar endothelial keratoplasty) and DSEK ( ... Samanlego, Chiles Aedam R. (29 April 2014). "New therapeutic dimensions in corneal transplantation". Eyeworld Daily News. p. 20 ... innovative corneal transplant surgeon Peter Veldman, corneal transplant surgeon and instructor at Harvard Medical School " ...
*  Topical anesthetic
... such patients finally require corneal transplantation. In case of prolonged or chronic eye pain, especially neuropathic eye ... Chern KC, Meisler DM, Wilhelmus KR, Jones DB, Stern GA, Lowder CY (January 1996). "Corneal anesthetic abuse and Candida ... topical anesthetics can cause severe and irreversible damage to corneal tissues and even loss of the eye. The abuse of topical ... often ending up with irreversible corneal damage or even destruction (which is a vicious cycle and causes even much more pain ...
*  Queen Victoria Hospital
... the Corneo Plastic and Ophthalmology unit performs corneal transplantation, lamellar grafts, and stem cell transplantation for ... The unit specialises in corneal transplantation surgery and oculoplastics. The eye bank, previously named the National Eye Bank ...
*  Lattice corneal dystrophy
In this case, a corneal transplantation may be needed. There have been many cases in which teenage patients have had the ... Although people with lattice dystrophy have an excellent chance for a successful corneal transplantation, the disease may also ... Lattice corneal dystrophy type, also known as Biber-Haab-Dimmer dystrophy, is a rare form of corneal dystrophy. It has no ... In case of corneal erosion, a doctor may prescribe eye drops and ointments to reduce the friction on the eroded cornea. In some ...
*  S Nijalingappa Medical College, HSK (Hanagal Shree Kumareshwar) Hospital and Research Centre
Kidney transplantation and Corneal transplantation are conducted in the Hospital.. ... The main purpose of this association is to receive the donor's bodies for corneal transplantation to the blind, research ...
*  JSS Medical College
Kidney transplantation and Corneal transplantation are conducted in the Hospital. JSS Hospital is the first Hospital to conduct ... The main purpose of this association is to receive the donor's bodies for corneal transplantation to the blind, research ... Renal Transplantation outside Bangalore in the state of Karnataka. http://alumni.jssmedicalcollege.in/ http://www.jsshospital. ...
*  Eye surgery
"Corneal Transplantation - procedure, recovery, blood, removal, complications, adults, time, infection". www.surgeryencyclopedia ... Epikeratophakia is the removal of the corneal epithelium and replacement with a lathe cut corneal button. Intracorneal rings ( ... Lasers may be used to treat nonrefractive conditions (e.g. to seal a retinal tear). Laser eye surgery or laser corneal surgery ... It is used for preventing or treating vitreous loss during cataract or corneal surgery, or to remove misplaced vitreous in ...
*  Shri B. M. Patil Medical College
Kidney transplantation and Corneal transplantation are conducted in the Hospital. Official Website of B.M.Patil Medical College ... The main purpose of this association is to receive the donor's bodies for corneal transplantation to the blind, research ...
*  Universitäts-Augenklinik Düsseldorf
Corneal transplantations are the major focus of the department. Penetrating keratoplasty Anterior and posterior lamellar ... It is an internationally renown centre for corneal transplantation, ocular surface disease and management of associated ... It participates in a number of international multicentre trials on Dry eye and tear substitutes Corneal transplantation ... Since then diagnosis and management of corneal disease has been the focus of the department. Since 2011, the Universitäts- ...
*  Karl Gustav Himly
1] Academician V.P. Filatov and the problems of corneal transplantation. ... In addition, he performed early investigations involving the possibilities of corneal grafting. In 1802, with Johann Adam ...
*  Macular corneal dystrophy
Corneal transplantation is often required. Corneal dystrophy Groenouw A. Knötchenförmige Hornhauttrübungen (noduli corneae). ... Macular corneal dystrophy is very common in Iceland and accounts for almost one-third of all corneal grafts performed there. ... Macular corneal dystrophy, also known as Fehr corneal dystrophy named for German ophthalmologist Oskar Fehr (1871-1959), is a ... "Macular corneal dystrophy". eMedicine. Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) 217800 Klintworth GK (2009). "Corneal ...
*  Mucolipidosis type IV
The corneal clouding can be, at least, temporarily corrected by corneal transplantation. See the equivalent section in the main ... Most patients with ML IV show psychomotor retardation (i.e., delayed development of movement and coordination), corneal opacity ...
*  Gelatinous drop-like corneal dystrophy
Recurrence within a few years occurs in all patients following corneal transplantation. Soft contact lenses are effective in ... Gelatinous drop-like corneal dystrophy, also known as amyloid corneal dystrophy, is a rare form of corneal dystrophy. The ... This form of corneal amyloidosis appears to be more frequent in Japan. A number of mutations causing this disease have been ... Nakaizumi, K. : A rare case of corneal dystrophy. Acta. Soc. Ophthal. Jpn. 18: 949-950, 1914 Online Mendelian Inheritance in ...
*  Sri Lanka Eye Donation Society
Corneal transplantation Eye bank Organ donation "Eyeing Merit: Pakistan from Sri Lankan eyes". lankabusinessonline.com. ... Since then, conditions have improved and the organization has provided 60,000 corneas for corneal transplantation, for patients ... The Human Tissue Transplantation Act No. 48 of 1987 set out the legal framework for tissue procurement and transplantation in ... Transplantation is carried out within 5 to 21 days from the removal of the body, depending on the type of preservation medium ...
*  Keryn Williams
Her research interests include corneal transplantation, ocular inflammation, ocular immunology and eye banking. Williams ... service to medical science in the field of ophthalmology through the research and development of corneal transplantation, as an ... Australian Corneal Graft Registry 1997 Principal Research Fellow, Department of Ophthalmology, Flinders University of South ...
*  Gerard Sutton
His specialty is laser vision correction, cataract and lens surgery, and corneal transplantation. Sutton graduated in medicine ... Sutton became the inaugural Professor of Corneal and Refractive Surgery at the Sydney Eye Hospital and the University of Sydney ... from glasses to corneal grafts and everything in between. Wilkinson Publishing Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. ...
*  Janis Babson
When Janis died of leukemia in 1961, corneal transplantation was a relatively unknown procedure. Although parents who lose ... The program's hosts explained how some cases of blindness could be cured with corneal donations, restoring a recipient's ...
*  Human T-lymphotropic virus 1
One case report describes an HTLV-1 infected woman who developed chronic refractory eczema, corneal injury and adult T cell ... She was subsequently treated with allogenic stem cell transplantation and had complete resolution of symptoms. One year post- ... Allogenic bone marrow transplantation has been investigated in the treatment of HTLV-1 disease with varied results. ...
*  George Thengummoottil
Later he did Corneal transplantation and could partially recover vision in one of his eyes. George was campus placed at ...