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To evaluate the immediate effects on cornea and conjunctiva of a cryosurgical method based on the application of a dimethyl ether, propane and isobutene solution (DMEPI, Histofreezer ), and of Liquid Nitrogen (LN ; Cry-Ac Cryogun ).
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Name: Veterinary ophthalmology
To report a rare case of adenocarcinoma (ADC) arising in the conjunctiva which locally recurred and metastasized to the periparotid lymph nodes.
Cryotherapy and immunotherapeutic modalities elicit nonspecific immune response against the human papillomavirus. There is a paucity of literature on the effects of a sequential shift to immunotherapy...
To evaluate ocular side effects associated with systemic isotretinoin histopathologically.
Lid wiper epitheliopathy (LWE) is insufficiently understood from a cytological perspective. This study set out to explore the relationship between the lid margin cytomorphology, LWE, contact lens wear...
The Xen Gel Stent lowers intraocular pressure by shunting aqueous humor to the subconjunctival space. While published studies include both open conjunctiva and closed conjunctiva approaches, most publ...
15 eyes of 15 patients with primary double-headed pterygia that underwent vertical split conjunctival autograft pterygium surgery were retrospectively reviewed. All patients had primary do...
Introduction: Pterygium is a wing shape degenerative and hyperplastic growth of the bulbar conjunctiva extending onto the cornea, most commonly on the nasal side. Management of pterygium c...
This study evaluates the performance of new technology "CRYOTHERAPY MAINS ET DECOLLETE" against a classic cryotherapy "Nitrogen Liquid " to treat solar lentigines. The hands and the neckl...
Design: Prospective observational diagnostic study and methods-comparison. Aims: The overall aim of the project is to better define the pathogenic microorganisms in patients with m...
In keratoconus (KC) corneal thinning and protrusion can cause myopia and irregular astigmatism, affecting vision. The biomechanical properties of the cornea is maintained by an intricate c...
An abnormal triangular fold of membrane in the interpalpebral fissure, extending from the conjunctiva to the cornea, being immovably united to the cornea at its apex, firmly attached to the sclera throughout its middle portion, and merged with the conjunctiva at its base. (Dorland, 27th ed)
A yellowish thickened lesion on the conjunctiva near the CORNEA representing a benign degenerative change in the CONJUNCTIVA caused by the leakage and deposition of certain blood proteins through the permeable capillaries near the LIMBUS.
An annular transitional zone, approximately 1 mm wide, between the cornea and the bulbar conjunctiva and sclera. It is highly vascular and is involved in the metabolism of the cornea. It is ophthalmologically significant in that it appears on the outer surface of the eyeball as a slight furrow, marking the line between the clear cornea and the sclera. (Dictionary of Visual Science, 3d ed)
A fold of the mucous membrane of the CONJUNCTIVA in many animals. At rest, it is hidden in the medial canthus. It can extend to cover part or all of the cornea to help clean the CORNEA.
Simultaneous inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva.
Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that is devoted to the study and treatment of eye diseases. As well as mild visual defects correctable by lenses, ophthalmology is concerned with glaucoma, uveitis and other serious conditions affecting the eye, ...