Intracameral perfluoropropane gas in the treatment of acute corneal hydrops.

@article{Basu2011IntracameralPG,
  title={Intracameral perfluoropropane gas in the treatment of acute corneal hydrops.},
  author={Sayan Basu and Pravin K. Vaddavalli and Muralidhar Ramappa and Sushmita G. Shah and Somasheila I. Murthy and Virender S Sangwan},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2011},
  volume={118 5},
  pages={
          934-9
        }
}
PURPOSE This study is aimed to evaluate the role of 14% nonexpansile concentration of perfluoropropane (C(3)F(8)) gas in the management of acute hydrops in corneal ectasias. DESIGN Retrospective, nonrandomized, comparative, interventional case series. PARTICIPANTS AND CONTROLS The study group consisted of 62 eyes of 57 patients and the control group included 90 eyes of 82 patients with acute corneal hydrops who presented within 30 days of onset of symptoms. INTERVENTION Patients in the… CONTINUE READING

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