A new surgical technique for deep stromal, anterior lamellar keratoplasty.

@article{Melles1999ANS,
  title={A new surgical technique for deep stromal, anterior lamellar keratoplasty.},
  author={Gerrit R J Melles and Frank Lander and Frank J R Rietveld and Lies Remeijer and Willem H Houdijn Beekhuis and Perry S. Binder},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1999},
  volume={83 3},
  pages={327-33}
}
AIMS To describe a new surgical technique for deep stromal anterior lamellar keratoplasty. METHODS In eye bank eyes and sighted human eyes, aqueous was exchanged by air, to visualise the posterior corneal surface--that is, the "air to endothelium" interface. Through a 5.0 mm scleral incision, a deep stromal pocket was created across the cornea, using the… CONTINUE READING