The pathologic findings of epithelial ingrowth.

  title={The pathologic findings of epithelial ingrowth.},
  author={Eddie Zavala and Perry S. Binder},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={98 11},
A case of postcataract epithelial ingrowth that occurred when a chronic fistula was produced after a discussion of a secondary membrane is reported. The ingrowth was examined preoperatively with the specular microscope, and the excised anterior segment was examined with correlative microscopy. The patient recovered 6/18 (20/60) visual acuity after a subsequent penetrating keratoplasty. The characteristics of the epithelial ingrowth consisted of nonkeratinized squamous epithelium with surface… CONTINUE READING