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Keratoconus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions

Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   hello
Doctor :  
User :   I would like to know something for my eyes
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
please proceed
User :   I have keratoconus, So m using the hard lenses. Now m tired of it any other solution for that?
Doctor :  
please proceed with ur query
Doctor :  
Doctor :   can i ask u few questions
User :   yes Doctor
Doctor :  
whats ur age/sex?
User :   20/male
User :   My vision is fine with the lenses though
User :   but m tires with that irritating lenses
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
there is a permanent method
Doctor :  
it is surgical procedure
User :   name that procedure
Doctor :  
there are several surgical measures
Doctor :  
1) corneal transplant
Doctor :   penetrating keratoplasty (PKP),

User :   but thats transplant is for extreme cases.....
Doctor :   but what ever the case i am telling the options first

Doctor :  
Corneal Collagen Cross linking with Riboflavin (C3-R), a treatment for keratoconus
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