Phototherapeutic keratectomy for superficial corneal fibrosis after radial keratotomy

Yi Chiang Fong, Roy S. Chuck, Walter J. Stark, Peter J. McDonnell

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Abstract

We report on 4 patients who developed superficial corneal fibrosis after radial keratotomy. All 4 were treated successfully with manual debridement of the epithelium and manual excision of the fibrous scar, followed by phototherapeutic keratectomy. (C) 2000 ASCRS and ESCRS.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)616-619
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Volume26
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Radial Keratotomy
Debridement
Cicatrix
Fibrosis
Epithelium

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Phototherapeutic keratectomy for superficial corneal fibrosis after radial keratotomy. / Fong, Yi Chiang; Chuck, Roy S.; Stark, Walter J.; McDonnell, Peter J.

In: Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Vol. 26, No. 4, 04.2000, p. 616-619.

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Fong, Yi Chiang ; Chuck, Roy S. ; Stark, Walter J. ; McDonnell, Peter J. / Phototherapeutic keratectomy for superficial corneal fibrosis after radial keratotomy. In: Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. 2000 ; Vol. 26, No. 4. pp. 616-619.
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