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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 48
Published: 20 April 2011
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9721-0
...References References 1. Seitz B Langenbucher A: Phototherapeutic keratectomy in corneal dystrophies. (eds) Reinhard T Larkin F: Essentials in Ophthalmology - Corneal and External Eye Disease Berlin, Springer, 2007; 2. Hersh PS Wagoner MD: Excimer Laser Surgery for Corneal...
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
.... J Cataract Refract Surg 2013;39:1660-1667. 23. Campos M, Hertzog L, Garbus J, et al: Photorefractive keratectomy for severe postkeratoplasty astigmatism. Am J Ophthalmol 1992;114:429-436. 24. Lazzaro DR, Haight DH, Belmont SC, et al: Excimer laser keratectomy for astigmatism occurring after...
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/000381490
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
... and unpredictable outcomes, incisional surgery can be used to prime the cornea before laser correction is applied. Laser ablation with photorefractive keratectomy or laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy has been proven to be equally effective in terms of the correction of refraction. The refractive results...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 48
Published: 20 April 2011
10.1159/000324081
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9721-0
...-fingerprint, Meesmann, Lisch, Reis-Bücklers, Thiel-Behnke), recurrent epithelial defects may complicate the clinical picture. If conservative therapy with gels/ointments, application of therapeutic contact lenses and/or conventional corneal abrasion are not successful, phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) using...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 48
Published: 20 April 2011
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9721-0
... keratectomy or penetrating keratoplasty. Cornea 2005;24:45-50 77. Dinh R Rapuano CJ Cohen EJ Laibson PR: Recurrence of corneal dystrophy after excimer laser phototherapeutic keratectomy. Ophthalmology 1999;106:1490-1497 78. Dogru M Katakami C Nishida T Yamanaka A: Alteration of the ocular...
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Book: Cataract
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 3
Published: 03 September 2013
EISBN: 978-3-318-02411-1
.... Moshirfar M, Schliesser JA, Chang JC, et al: Visual outcomes after wavefront-guided photorefractive keratectomy and wavefront-guided laser in situ keratomileusis: prospective comparison. J Cataract Refract Surg 2010;36:1336-1343. 9. Keir NJ, Simpson T, Jones LW, Fonn D: Wavefront-guided LASIK for myopia...
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/000381493
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
..., such as corneal collagen crosslinking and/or photorefractive keratectomy, has also been reported. Introduction Keratoconus is a progressive, noninflammatory ectatic disorder of the cornea that results in significant protrusion and thinning that are typically diagnosed during the second decade of life...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 48
Published: 20 April 2011
10.1159/000324077
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9721-0
... dystrophies following penetrating or deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty, or following laser phototherapeutic keratectomy, are typically very superficial, and with time extend to involve the corneal stroma ( fig. 2 ). Similarly, examination of young patients with granular, lattice or combined granularlattice...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 48
Published: 20 April 2011
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-9721-0
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
... transepithelial PRK after intracorneal ring segments implantation and corneal collagen CXL in a three-step procedure for keratoconus. J Refract Surg 2013;29:54-58. 18. Iovieno A, Légaré ME, Rootman DB, et al: Intracorneal ring segments implantation followed by same-day photorefractive keratectomy and corneal...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 45
Published: 11 May 2010
10.1159/000315015
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9419-6
... than photorefractive keratectomy and radial keratectomy, problems with secondary infections arise here as well, as is the case in all ocular operations [ 6 , 7 ]. In general, bacterial keratitis and conjunctivitis are the most common diagnoses in ophthalmological practice. They most frequently...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 22
Published: 31 July 1991
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03553-7
EISBN: 978-3-318-03553-7
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Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-05453-8
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 48
Published: 20 April 2011
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9721-0
... dystrophy. Cornea 2005;24:494-495 32. Wessel MM Sarkar JS Jakobiec FA , et al: Treatment of Lisch corneal dystrophy with photorefractive keratectomy and mitomycin C. Cornea. E-pub ahead of print 33. Li S Edward DP Ratnakar KS , et al: Clinicohistopathological findings of gelatinous drop-like...
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
... corneal ring segment implantation combined with collagen crosslinking in keratoconus. J Cataract Refract Surg 2013;39:1146-1151. 89. Kremer I, Aizenman I, Lichter H, Shayer S, Levinger S: Simultaneous wavefront-guided photorefractive keratectomy and corneal collagen crosslinking after intrastromal...
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/000381492
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
... with refractive surgery, could be effective in overcoming refractive abnormalities and biomechanical disorders. Combining CXL with keratorefractive procedures, such as intrastromal corneal ring segment implantation and photorefractive keratectomy, is a promising therapeutic alternative to penetrating keratoplasty...
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Book: Cornea
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 6
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/000381495
EISBN: 978-3-318-05453-8
... through the cornea until three quarters of its depth, and then, a lamellar keratectomy is performed with a Golf or Paufique knife. The cut is made with the blade moving as if stroking this area. A small cut/depression is created in the deeper stroma. A 27-gauge needle attached to a syringe is inserted...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 51
Published: 20 April 2012
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9987-0
..., Filkorn T, Majnik J, Bányász I, Nagy ZZ: The variant n363s of glucocorticoid receptor in steroid-induced ocular hypertension in Hungarian patients treated with photorefractive keratectomy. Mol Vis 2007;13:659-666 33. Haller JA, Bandello F, Belfort R, Jr, Blumenkranz MS, Gillies M, Heier J, Loewenstein...