Corneal Ulcer

Known as: Keratitis, Ulcerative, SARVEISKALVON HAAVAUMA (ML HERPEKSEN AIHEUTTAMA), Corneal ulcer (including herpetic) 
Loss of epithelial tissue from the surface of the cornea due to progressive erosion and necrosis of the tissue; usually caused by bacterial, fungal… (More)
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1941-2018
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE Collagen-crosslinking using combined riboflavin/ UVA treatment has been developed by us as a new treatment for… (More)
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2001
2001
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of amniotic membrane transplantation in the management of treated infectious corneal ulcer in… (More)
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1999
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1999
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of multilayer amniotic membrane transplantation for reconstruction of corneal epithelium and… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND Corneal neurotrophic ulcers associated with impairment of sensory innervation of the cornea may lead to loss of vision… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Persistent defects of the ocular surface remain a therapeutic challenge that often requires surgical intervention. Recently, the… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
AIMS/BACKGROUND To determine the epidemiological characteristics and risk factors predisposing to corneal ulceration in Madurai… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
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1997
PURPOSE To determine whether preserved human amniotic membrane can be used as an alternative substrate for treating persistent… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Corneal ulceration is one of the most frequent causes of blindness in developing countries. Between September 1985 and August… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Over 13 million people in the United States wear soft contact lenses for refractive correction. Ulcerative keratitis is… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
140 patients with biopsy-proven Wegener's granulomatosis were examined during a 16-year period at the Mayo Clinic. Forty patients… (More)
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