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The effect of topical bevacizumab on corneal neovascularization.
PURPOSE To examine the effect of topical bevacizumab on corneal neovascularization (NV) over a period of 3 months. DESIGN Prospective, nonrandomized, masked observational case series. Expand
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Corneal Dystrophy-associated R124H Mutation Disrupts TGFBI Interaction with Periostin and Causes Mislocalization to the Lysosome*
The 5q31-linked corneal dystrophies are heterogeneous autosomal-dominant eye disorders pathologically characterized by the progressive accumulation of aggregated proteinaceous deposits in the cornea,Expand
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Bilateral comparison of wavefront-guided versus conventional laser in situ keratomileusis with Bausch and Lomb Zyoptix.
PURPOSE One aim of corneal refractive surgery is to correct defocus and astigmatism. In the process of correcting lower order aberrations, higher order ocular aberrations increase. To evaluate theExpand
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A femtosecond laser creates a stronger flap than a mechanical microkeratome.
PURPOSE To compare corneal flaps made with a femtosecond (FS) laser with those made with a mechanical microkeratome (MM) in rabbits, measuring early postoperative inflammation and apoptosis and lateExpand
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Accuracy of RTVue optical coherence tomography, Pentacam, and ultrasonic pachymetry for the measurement of central corneal thickness.
OBJECTIVE To compare the reliability and the agreement in measuring central corneal thickness (CCT) using the following technologies: RTVue Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography (Optovue, Inc.,Expand
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Central corneal thickness measurements in unoperated eyes and eyes after PRK for myopia using Pentacam, Orbscan II, and ultrasonic pachymetry.
PURPOSE To compare central corneal thickness measurements obtained in unoperated eyes and eyes after myopic photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) using a rotating Scheimpflug camera (Pentacam), aExpand
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Use of the pentacam true net corneal power for intraocular lens calculation in eyes after refractive corneal surgery.
PURPOSE To assess the accuracy and validity of true net corneal power of the Pentacam system to provide a keratometry reading for calculating intraocular lens (IOL) power in postoperative refractiveExpand
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Mitomycin C-induced reduction of keratocytes and fibroblasts after photorefractive keratectomy.
PURPOSE To investigate the effects of mitomycin C (MMC) on the number of keratocytes and the proliferation of fibroblasts after photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and exposure to ultraviolet B (UV-B)Expand
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Cataract subtype risk factors identified from the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination survey 2008–2010
BackgroundTo assess the socio-demographic and health-related risk factors associated with cataract subtypes in Korea.MethodsA total of 11,591 participants (aged ≥40 years) were selected from theExpand
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Novel transglutaminase inhibitors reverse the inflammation of allergic conjunctivitis.
Steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs induce proteins that inhibit phospholipase A(2) (PLA(2)), including uteroglobin and lipocortin-1 (annexin I). Uteroglobin and lipocortin-1 retain several conservedExpand
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