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PURPOSE We describe postoperative endophthalmitis caused by rapid-growing nontuberculous mycobacteria (RGNTM) in 3 patients after small-incision cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation performed elsewhere and referred to us for management. Subsequent identification and confirmation was carried out with biochemical tests and polymerase(More)
PURPOSE To study the results of the modified osteo-odonto keratoprosthesis (MOOKP) surgery in bilateral end-stage ocular surface disorders. METHODS The MOOKP surgery is performed as a routine in 3 stages. Stage 1A involves removal of the iris and anterior vitrectomy with a corneal transplant if indicated. Stage 1B + 1C usually performed simultaneously(More)
PURPOSE To study the efficacy of mucous membrane grafting asa surgical technique to address lid margin keratinization, an important cause for chronic blink-related microtrauma in Stevens–Johnson syndrome (SJS). METHODS The keratinized strip of conjunctiva along the lid margin was excised and replaced by lip mucous membrane using fibrin glue in 54 eyes of(More)
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