Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume


Surgical techniques and complications

Edited by Luigi Mosca

University of L'Aquila, Italy

In this book, the authors illustrate different therapeutic and surgical approaches to treating various corneal pathologies. This edition in electronic format allows universal access to everybody regardless of the time of day or setting, portability, and speed of information access. Such features show more feasibility for all readers and reduce the time necessary for research. This book will be a good tool for students as well as specialists working in the field of corneal transplantation, to improve their knowledge of treatment of corneal disease.

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KeratoplastiesSurgical techniques and complicationsEdited by Luigi Mosca

Published: January 18th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/809

ISBN: 978-953-307-809-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6635-1

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

28209 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Web of Science Citations

4 Dimensions Citations


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1. Clinical Indications for Penetrating Keratoplasty and Epidemiological Study in Teaching Hospitals of Birjand Medical University from 1999 to 2006

By Mohammad Hossien Davari and Hoda Gheytasi


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2. Therapeutic Keratoplasty for Microbial Keratitis

By Ana Lilia Pérez-Balbuena, Diana Santander-García, Virginia Vanzzini-Zago and Diego Cuevas-Cancino


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3. Keratoplasty in Contact Lens Related Acanthamoeba Keratitis

By Beata Kettesy, Laszlo Modis Jr., Andras Berta and Adam Kemeny-Beke


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4. Manual Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty

By Farid Daneshgar


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5. Femtosecond Laser Assisted Lamellar Keratoplasties

By Luigi Mosca, Laura Guccione, Luca Mosca, Romina Fasciani and Emilio Balestrazzi


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6. Descemet’s Stripping with Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) in Patients with Black Diaphragm Intraocular (BDI) Lens

By Hui-Jin Chen, Yan-sheng Hao and Jing Hong


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7. The Complications After Keratoplasty

By Patricia Durán Ospina


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8. Diagnosis and Treatment of a Rare Complication After Penetrating Keratoplasty: Retained Descemet’s Membrane

By Roberto Ceccuzzi, Gabriella Ricciardelli, Annita Fiorentino, Meri Tasellari, Giovanni Furiosi and Paolo Emilio Bianchi


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9. Topical Bevacizumab Therapy in Graft Rejection After Penetrating Keratoplasty

By Sandeep Saxena and Neha Sinha


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