Long-term outcomes of keratolimbal allograft for total limbal stem cell deficiency using combined immunosuppressive agents and correction of ocular surface deficits.

@article{Liang2009LongtermOO,
  title={Long-term outcomes of keratolimbal allograft for total limbal stem cell deficiency using combined immunosuppressive agents and correction of ocular surface deficits.},
  author={Lingyi Liang and Hosam Sheha and Scheffer C. G. Tseng},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={2009},
  volume={127 11},
  pages={1428-34}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the long-term outcomes of keratolimbal allograft (KLAL). METHODS Scores of such risks as infrequent blinking, blink-related microtrauma, conjunctival inflammation, elevated intraocular pressure, dry eye, symblepharon, lagophthalmos, and previous KLAL or penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) failure were calculated and recorded before… CONTINUE READING