Acquisition of vernal and atopic keratoconjunctivitis after bone marrow transplantation.

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PURPOSE Vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) and atopic keratoconjunctivitis (AKC) result from genetic and environmental factors. We present patients who had no history of atopic disorders before bone marrow transplantation (BMT) and who seem to have acquired VKC or AKC from their donors, who had atopic disorders. DESIGN Observational case series. METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajo.2008.05.012

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