[Corneal lipofuscinosis--clinicopathologic study of 10 patients].

  title={[Corneal lipofuscinosis--clinicopathologic study of 10 patients].},
  author={Martin Braun and Leonard M. Holbach and Gottfried O. H. Naumann},
  journal={Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde},
  volume={210 2},
BACKGROUND Lipofuscin pigments are considered indigestible residues of lysosomal activity associated with aging. We present the clinical and histopathological features of ten patients with corneal lipofuscinosis. PATIENTS AND METHODS Ten patients (five female, five male, mean age 62 years, range 53 to 77 years) underwent penetrating keratoplasty for… CONTINUE READING