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Traditional Corneal Transplant for Corneal Diseases

Traditional corneal transplant consists in replacing the whole central cornea with a new cornea coming from a donor Full-depth corneal transplant is performed today less and less, in favour of the most modern lamellar corneal transplant techniques, that are: advanced keratoconus and full-depth corneal scars. Vision recovery after full-depth corneal […]

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Corneal Diseases Laser and Treatments

Corneal transplant and all the latest news about corneal surgery are described with the videos below. Thanks to important innovation, corneal trasplant today is a safe and effective surgery. Artificial cornea and lamellar corneal transplant make it possible to see well again in a short period of time and with […]

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Corneal diseases: Causes and Symptoms

Cornea is the transparent front part of the eye that covers the pupil and the iris (that is, the colored part of the eye). Below you’ll find accurate descriptions about corneal diseases and injuries, artificial cornea, Boston Keratoprosthesis, corneal laser surgery, and also about the latest news on the minimally […]

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FAQs on Corneal Diseases

Cornea and related diseases Often people cannot see well and don’t know why. Below you will find some questions that should help you understand if you have any symptom related to cornea diseases. FAQs Cornea relate question could be a lot more than the ones above: Dr. Badalà is at […]

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Corneal Stem Cells Transplant

Staminal cells transplant today offers the possibility to cure some corneal diseases. In the future it will probably be possible to treat retina disease as well: research here is still at an initial phase. Several patients can benefit from staminal cells transplant: People with damaged corneal epithelium caused by acid, […]

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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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