Symblepharon

Known as: CONJUNCTIVAL ADHESION, Eyelid adhesion to globe of eye, Eyelid stuck to eyeball 
A partial or complete adhesion of the palpebral conjunctiva of the eyelid to the bulbar conjunctiva of the eyeball. [GOC:MG, http://en.wikipedia.org… (More)
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2008
2008
PURPOSE To identify surgical strategies of fornix reconstruction for symblepharon graded according to the length from the limbus… (More)
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2000
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2000
PURPOSE To determine whether preserved human amniotic membrane (AM) can be used to treat ocular burns in the acute stage… (More)
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1999
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1999
AIMS To evaluate the efficacy of amniotic membrane transplantation (AMT) for ocular surface reconstruction. METHODS 10… (More)
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1998
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1998
AIM Treatment of recurrent pterygium associated with symblepharon requires both suppression of fibrosis and reconstruction of… (More)
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1998
1998
Conformers and symblepharon rings are routinely used to keep fornices formed after socket surgery or in the presence of… (More)
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1997
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1997
PURPOSE To determine whether preserved human amniotic membrane can be used to reconstruct the conjunctival defect created during… (More)
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1996
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1996
PURPOSE Ocular cicatricial pemphigoid and Stevens-Johnson syndrome often cause ocular damage and blindness not amenable to… (More)
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1990
1990
Two case reports are presented in which patients with epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (EKC) develop symblepharon during the course… (More)
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1979
1979
Symblepharon after acute conjunctival injury can be prevented by separating the raw surfaces for one to two weeks, until re… (More)
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1978
1978
A 38-year-old black man had developed sarcoidosis, confirmed by biopsy five years earlier. He then developed skin lesions and, at… (More)
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