Mechanical versus transepithelial phototherapeutic keratectomy epithelial removal followed by accelerated corneal crosslinking for pediatric keratoconus: Long-term results


Sarac Ö., Kosekahya P., Caglayan M., Tanriverdi B., Uzel A. G. T., Cagil N.

JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY, vol.44, no.7, pp.827-835, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Purpose: To compare the 36-month outcomes of mechanical or transepithelial phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) epithelial removal before accelerated corneal crosslinking (CXL) for pediatric keratoconus.