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Corneal Densitometry Changes With Adenoviral SEI

2020-02-17 18:20:53 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Adenoviral Sub epithelial infiltrates (SEI) affect ocular function.They lead to reduced vision, photophobia, glare, halos, and foreign body sensation.

Description

first group of patients were treated with 0.03 % tacrolimus ointment twice daily for 6 months.S econd group underwent transepithelial PTK for subepithelial infiltrates. Baseline and post-treatment full ophthalmic examination was done.

Study Design

Conditions

Corneal Disease

Intervention

Tacrolimus ointment, phototherapeutic keratectomy

Location

INMC
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
46266

Status

Recruiting

Source

Benha University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-02-17T18:20:53-0500

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