Amniotic membrane transplantation for reconstruction after excision of large ocular surface neoplasias.

@article{Espana2002AmnioticMT,
  title={Amniotic membrane transplantation for reconstruction after excision of large ocular surface neoplasias.},
  author={Edgar M. Espana and Pinnita Prabhasawat and Martin Grueterich and Abraham Solomon and Scheffer C. G. Tseng},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2002},
  volume={86 6},
  pages={640-5}
}
AIM To evaluate the clinical outcome of patients in whom ocular surface reconstruction was performed using amniotic membrane transplantation (AMT) after the excision of large (>20 mm square) ocular surface neoplasias (OSN). METHODS A non-comparative interventional case series. In 16 eyes of 16 patients, excision of large OSN including conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN), primary acquired melanosis, and malignant melanoma was followed by adjunctive cryotherapy and suturing of a single… CONTINUE READING