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Simple limbal epithelial transplantation (SLET): a novel surgical technique for the treatment of unilateral limbal stem cell deficiency
This study describes a novel surgical technique of limbal transplantation, which combines the benefits of existing techniques while avoiding their difficulties. Six patients with unilateral and totalExpand
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Simple Limbal Epithelial Transplantation: Long-Term Clinical Outcomes in 125 Cases of Unilateral Chronic Ocular Surface Burns.
PURPOSE This study describes the long-term clinical outcomes of autologous simple limbal epithelial transplantation (SLET), a relatively new technique of limbal stem cell transplantation. DESIGNExpand
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Global Consensus on Keratoconus and Ectatic Diseases
Background: Despite extensive knowledge regarding the diagnosis and management of keratoconus and ectatic corneal diseases, many controversies still exist. For that reason, there is a need forExpand
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TFOS DEWS II iatrogenic report.
Dry eye can be caused by a variety of iatrogenic interventions. The increasing number of patients looking for eye care or cosmetic procedures involving the eyes, together with a better understandingExpand
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Wegener's granulomatosis: the relationship between ocular and systemic disease.
OBJECTIVE Wegener's granulomatosis (WG) is an etiologically obscure entity with multiple systemic manifestations. Ocular involvement is present in up to 58% of patients with WG. We describe a seriesExpand
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Clinical outcomes of xeno-free autologous cultivated limbal epithelial transplantation: a 10-year study
Purpose Ocular burns can damage the corneal epithelial stem cells located at the limbus. This study evaluated the efficacy of xeno-free autologous cell-based treatment of limbal stem cell deficiency.Expand
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TFOS DEWS II Introduction.
J. Daniel Nelson, MD a, b, , Jennifer P. Craig, MCOptom, PhD , Esen K. Akpek MD , Dimitri T. Azar, MD , Carlos Belmonte, MD, PhD f, , Anthony J. Bron, FRCOphth, FMedSci h, , Janine A. Clayton, MD ,Expand
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Current approach in diagnosis and management of anterior uveitis
Uveitis is composed of a diverse group of disease entities, which in total has been estimated to cause approximately 10% of blindness. Uveitis is broadly classified into anterior, intermediate,Expand
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Mesenchymal cells from limbal stroma of human eye
Purpose Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) are self-renewing, multipotent cells that are present in many adult tissues, including bone marrow, trabecular bone, adipose, and muscle. The presence of suchExpand
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International results with the Boston type I keratoprosthesis.
PURPOSE To determine the indications and outcomes of Boston type 1 keratoprosthesis (Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA) surgery performed outside of North America and to compare themExpand
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