Corneal transplantation following prolonged storage in M-K medium.

@article{Gordon1980CornealTF,
  title={Corneal transplantation following prolonged storage in M-K medium.},
  author={Yitzchak J. Gordon and Uri Rehany and Hanan Zauberman},
  journal={Ophthalmic surgery},
  year={1980},
  volume={11 9},
  pages={572-4}
}
A successful penetrating keratoplasty was performed on a 25-year-old keratoconus patient inadvertently using a 79-year-old donor cornea which had been stored for 32 days at 4 degrees C in M-K medium. A thin, clear graft ten months postoperatively suggested either recovery of the original donor endothelium or possible host endothelial cell migration. The… CONTINUE READING