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Impression cytology and in vivo confocal microscopy in corneas with total limbal stem cell deficiency
(Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2013-10-01)
PURPOSES: To describe corneal changes seen on in vivo confocal microscopy in patients with total limbal stem cell deficiency and to correlate them with cytological findings. METHODS: A prospective case series including 13 ...
Transplante de córnea em Alagoas: aspectos clínicos e epidemiológicos do Hospital Universitário Professor Alberto Antunes
(Sociedade Brasileira de Oftalmologia, 2021-06-02)
Lesões na córnea: incidência e fatores de risco em centro de terapia intensiva de adultos
(Universidade Federal de Minas GeraisUFMG, 2010-02-18)
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) for adults may be at greater risk for injUry to the cornea because, generally, are sedated or comatose, unable to an effective eyelid closure. This type of injury can cause significant ...
Keratoconus and corneal stability after radial keratectomy in the fellow eye: case report
(Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2013-06-01)
Keratoconus has usually been described as bilateral but asymmetric disease. Corneal ectasia is one of the long-term complications of modern refractive surgery, especially those submitted to laser in situ keratomileusis ...
Ability of corneal biomechanical metrics and anterior segment data in the differentiation of keratoconus and healthy corneas
(Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2010-08-01)
PURPOSE: To evaluate the sensitivity, specificity, and test accuracy of corneal biomechanical metrics and anterior segment data in differentiating keratoconus from healthy corneas. METHODS: Comparative case series. Patients ...
Fabry disease - importance of screening in cornea verticillata: case report
(Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2011-12-01)
Fabry disease is an X-linked disease of glycosphingolipid (GL) metabolism. The accumulation of GL in tissues can affect multiple organ systems. Initial symptoms includes episodes of severe pain in the extremities, cornea ...
Córnea plana congênita: relato de caso e revisão de literatura
(Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2000-04-01)
Purpose: To report two cases of bilateral cornea plana with high hypermetropia. Case report: Two members of the same family showed se-vere corneal flattening, limbal scleralization. The sha-lowness of the anterior chamber, ...
Aspectos tomográficos da Oftalmopatia de Graves, com ênfase para as lesões da córnea
(Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 1995)
Boston type I keratoprosthesis: Review
(Conselho Brasileiro de Oftalmologia, 2012-06-01)
Regardless of significant progress in the field of corneal transplantation to treat corneal opacification, some cases of corneal blindness still present a poor prognosis for conventional penetrating keratoplasty. In patients ...