Diabetes mellitus increases risk of unsuccessful graft preparation in Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty: a multicenter study.

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PURPOSE The aim of this study was to evaluate preparation outcomes of tissue prepared for Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK) from diabetic and nondiabetic donors. METHODS In this nonrandomized, consecutive case series, DMEK grafts were prepared from diabetic and nondiabetic donors by experienced technicians in 2 eye banks using slightly… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/ICO.0000000000000262

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@article{Greiner2014DiabetesMI, title={Diabetes mellitus increases risk of unsuccessful graft preparation in Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty: a multicenter study.}, author={Mark A. Greiner and Jordan J Rixen and Michael D. Wagoner and Gregory A. Schmidt and Christopher G. Stoeger and Michael D. Straiko and Mark Zimmerman and Anna S. Kitzmann and Kenneth Mark Goins}, journal={Cornea}, year={2014}, volume={33 11}, pages={1129-33} }