What is it about?

when severe necrotising infection threatens impending perforation, a therapeutic deep lamellar graft has been performed.

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Why is it important?

Therapeutic ALK may be necessary even in active infection in rare cases like this.


Beaware of patients using urine eyedrops and the complications.

Prof Louis Tong
National University of Singapore

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This page is a summary of: Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty in a patient with descemetocele following gonococcal keratitis, American Journal of Ophthalmology, September 2004, Elsevier,
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajo.2004.04.014.
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