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Anterior Lamellar Corneal Transplant or DALK

The latest news in corneal transplant for keratoconus is the anterior lamellar corneal transplant (DALK). This transplant consists in replacing the anterior portion of the corneal tissue (stroma). It is suggested in case of: keratoconus (for cornea that have no damages in the Descernet membrane) superficial corneal scars, caused by […]

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Anterior Lamellar Corneal Transplant – DALK

The latest news in corneal transplant for keratoconus is the anterior lamellar corneal transplant (DALK). This transplant consists in replacing the anterior portion of the corneal tissue (stroma). It is suggested in case of: keratoconus (for cornea that have no damages in the Descernet membrane) superficial corneal scars caused by […]

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Corneal Transplant: rejection and other risks

Corneal transplant rejection Major risks after corneal transplant are related to rejection. There is always a risk of rejection after corneal transplant: it is usually higher right after surgery and lowers over time. Symptoms of rejection can be as light as a simple redness of the eye: even this should […]

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Which are the best Corneal Transplant Centers?

There are several corneal transplant centers in Italy. The best thing to do is rely onto a transplant center that performs all the latest surgical techniques. The different kinds of corneal transplant complement each other: that is why you should contact a center that has a great on the field […]

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Anterior lamellar corneal transplant

November 2012 – Chicago Course on innovative techniques for anterior lamellar corneal transplant (DALK), the new corneal transplant for keratoconus and corneal scars. Doctor Badalà is teaching, together with the maximum experts on corneal surgery, a course in Chicago, on the 11th Nov 2012, during the American Academy of Ophthalmology […]

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