Simple Limbal Epithelial Transplantation: Long-Term Clinical Outcomes in 125 Cases of Unilateral Chronic Ocular Surface Burns.

@article{Basu2016SimpleLE,
  title={Simple Limbal Epithelial Transplantation: Long-Term Clinical Outcomes in 125 Cases of Unilateral Chronic Ocular Surface Burns.},
  author={Sayan Basu and Shraddha Pawan Sureka and Swapna S Shanbhag and Abhinav Reddy Kethiri and Vivek Singh and Virender S Sangwan},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2016},
  volume={123 5},
  pages={1000-10}
}
PURPOSE This study describes the long-term clinical outcomes of autologous simple limbal epithelial transplantation (SLET), a relatively new technique of limbal stem cell transplantation. DESIGN This was a single-center prospective interventional cases series. PARTICIPANTS This study included 125 patients, 65 adults and 60 children who developed unilateral limbal stem cell deficiency (LSCD) after suffering with ocular surface burns and underwent SLET between 2010 and 2014. METHODS A 1… CONTINUE READING