Excimer laser phototherapeutic keratectomy in conjunction with mitomycin C in corneal macular and granular dystrophies


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Yuksel E., Cubuk M. O. , Eroglu H. Y. , Bilgihan K.

ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE OFTALMOLOGIA, vol.79, no.2, pp.69-72, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5935/0004-2749.20160022
  • Journal Name: ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE OFTALMOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.69-72
  • Keywords: Photorefractive keratectomy, Corneal dystrophies, Cornea physiopathology, Mitomycin, Visual acuity, RECURRENCE

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate the visual outcomes, recurrence patterns, safety, and efficacy of excimer laser phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) in conjunction with mitomycin C (MMC) for corneal macular and granular diystrophies.