Objective: To determine the correlation between mean central corneal
thickness taken with Galilei dual Scheimpflug Analyzer and Applanation Ultrasound Pachymetry.
Objective: To compare corneal
morphological parameters between diabetics and age matched non-diabetic control subjects and to evaluate the correlation of these parameters in relation to duration of diabetes mellitus (DM), glycemic status and severity of diabetic retinopathy.
sensitivity, number of corneal
nerve fibers, and contents of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-B and various neurotrophic factors such as nerve growth factor (NGF) and glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) in corneal
tissue of four groups were observed.
Abstract: A 26-year-old, female hyacinth macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus) was presented for ophthalmology consultation for a history of a chronic, nonhealing corneal
ulcer of the right eye.
abrasions result from a disruption or loss of cells in the top layer of cornea called the corneal
Previously harvested and frozen amniotic graft was applied in different types of ocular surface disorders, such as corneal
ulcers, pterygium, keratomalacia, Steven-Johnson syndrome, etc.
Fort Belvoir Hospital, located in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, made history on November 21st to become the first military facility in the country to perform FDA-approved corneal
cross-linking, treating service members with progressive keratoconus.
The first course, Complications and Expanding Applications of Corneal
Cross-Linking (CXL), will offer a comprehensive view on the latest approved applications of CXL.
A buffalo was admitted with history of corneal
laceration and protruding mass from left eye for last 2-3 days.
1,2) In the PRK procedure, the laser is applied directly to the anterior corneal
stroma without creating a flap.
Phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) allows superficial corneal
pathology to be treated with greater success than previous options and with minimal complications.
January 27, 2015 -- Researchers here have devised a novel way to generate transplantable corneal
stem cells that may eventually benefit patients suffering from life-altering forms of blindness.