Mechanical epithelial removal followed by corneal collagen crosslinking in progressive keratoconus: Short-term complications


Cagil N., Sarac O., Cakmak H. B. , Can G., Can E.

JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol.41, no.8, pp.1730-1737, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2014.12.058
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1730-1737

Abstract

PURPOSE: To compare the complications occurring within the first 3 months of corneal collagen crosslinking (CXL) performed with mechanical or transepithelial phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) epithelial removal in keratoconus patients.