Endothelial cell changes after photorefractive keratectomy with graded usage of mitomycin C

@article{Gharaee2017EndothelialCC,
  title={Endothelial cell changes after photorefractive keratectomy with graded usage of mitomycin C},
  author={Hamid Gharaee and Siamak Zarei-Ghanavati and Reza Fazl Alizadeh and Mojtaba Abrishami},
  journal={International Ophthalmology},
  year={2017},
  volume={38},
  pages={1211-1217}
}
PurposeTo compare differences in the endothelial cells before and after photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) for myopia with refractive error graded mitomycin C (MMC) application.MethodsIn a prospective randomized clinical trial, forty-eight myopic patients referred to Khatam-al-Anbia Eye Hospital, Mashhad, Iran, for PRK. Patients were treated with PRK by a Bausch and Lomb Technolas 217z excimer laser (Bausch and Lomb, Rochester, NY). MMC was applied after PRK 5 s for each diopter of spherical… CONTINUE READING
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