Search Results for: bullous keratopathy

DMEK Corneal Transplant: Milan, Barcelona, Copenhagen

DMEK, the new non-invasive corneal transplant, is becoming more and more popular. The new corneal endothelium transplant named DMEK (Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty) is spreading because of the fast visual recovery (around 1-2 months) and minimal postoperative discomfort. Dr. Badalà organized a course teaching the new DMEK corneal transplant during […]

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Cornea guttata

The cornea guttata is a disease that often has its roots in the patient’s family; what happens is a loss of corneal transparency over time. Usually more than one relative have this disease in which the inner layer of the cornea (endothelium) is damaged like as it had been hammered […]

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DMEK: a New Frontier in Corneal Transplant

November 2015 – Las Vegas DMEK (Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty) – Corneal Endothelium Transplant: all the latest innovations will be presented at the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) meeting in Las Vegas. Worldwide experts will discuss their experience on DMEK. Dr. Badalà has been invited to share his experience on […]

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Corneal Endothelium Transplant – DSAEK o DMEK

Corneal endothelium transplant is becoming the more widespread kind of transplant. It is performed in case of corneal edema caused by cornea guttata or bullous keratopathy. This transplant consists in the replacement of the only damaged inner layer (endothelium), instead of the whole cornea. The biggest advantage of the corneal […]

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