• stroma
  • When endothelial cell counts drop too low, the pump starts failing to function and fluid moves anterior into the stroma and epithelium. (wikipedia.org)
  • Procedure
  • Easy dissection of PDL layer in infant (less than 1 year), pediatric (1- 15 years) and young donor (15 -40 years) is an added advantage in PDEK procedure, which helps in transfer of viable endothelial cells with maximum regenerating capacity from this group of donors. (wikipedia.org)
  • anterior
  • Herpesvirus DNA has been identified in some patients following keratoplasty, suggesting the possibility that herpes simplex virus may induce the abnormal endotheliazation in the anterior chamber angle and on the surface of the iris [2,3, (wikipedia.org)
  • Surgery
  • As a British pioneer in eye surgery, Barsam carried out the first human treatments of microwave keratoplasty, and continues to innovate new treatments for patients at his London clinics. (wikipedia.org)