[Suture technique for perforating keratoplasty (author's transl)].

  • Falko Hoffmann
  • Published 1976 in Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde


The usual suture techniques in connection with perforating keratoplasty and the pulling direction of the threads are described. Especially unfavorable are the verticle factors with relation to the radial and diagonal continuous suture, which necessarily lead to a gaping of the inner and outer wound fissure. The double continuous diagonal suture (cross… (More)



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@article{Hoffmann1976SutureTF, title={[Suture technique for perforating keratoplasty (author's transl)].}, author={Falko Hoffmann}, journal={Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde}, year={1976}, volume={169 5}, pages={584-90} }