Phototherapeutic keratectomy for the treatment of corneal opacities after epidemic keratoconjunctivitis.

@article{Yamazaki2011PhototherapeuticKF,
  title={Phototherapeutic keratectomy for the treatment of corneal opacities after epidemic keratoconjunctivitis.},
  author={Ester Sakae Yamazaki and Caroline do Amaral Ferraz and R M Hazarbassanov and Norma Allemann and Mauro Campos},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2011},
  volume={151 1},
  pages={35-43.e1}
}
PURPOSE To assess visual results and compare methods of measuring central corneal thickness (CCT) and corneal opacity thickness (COT) in patients with corneal opacities induced by epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (EKC) and treated with phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) using low-dose mitomycin C (MMC). DESIGN Prospective consecutive case series. METHODS… CONTINUE READING