Clinical Profile and Risk Factors for Keratoplasty and Development of Hydrops in North Indian Patients With Keratoconus

@article{Sharma2009ClinicalPA,
  title={Clinical Profile and Risk Factors for Keratoplasty and Development of Hydrops in North Indian Patients With Keratoconus},
  author={Reena Sharma and J. Titiyal and G. Prakash and N. Sharma and R. Tandon and R. Vajpayee},
  journal={Cornea},
  year={2009},
  volume={28},
  pages={367-370}
}
Purpose: To review the profile of Indian patients with keratoconus and evaluate risk factors for keratoplasty and development of hydrops. Methods: In this prospective observational study, 120 consecutive patients with bilateral or unilateral keratoconus presenting to the cornea services of a large, tertiary care ophthalmic center were evaluated. A detailed history including information about the age at onset of symptoms, nature of ocular complaints, and so on was taken. Investigations included… Expand
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