Corneal transplantation

What is Corneal transplantation?

Corneal transplantation is a surgical method in which cornea taken from a dead person is applied to a living person who is having eye problem.

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I am the patient of corneal opacity from childhood due to hereditary but the recent I am suffering from high blood pressure . and my age is 23...

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I think what you have in your eyes are Corneal dystrophies which are due to genetic mutations and are usually inherited. They do...

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i have herpes simplex in my left eye .so i had this problem since i was a kid , but my doctor clean up and the disease was slep for 20 years.. and...

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It is rejected for viral infection which may be still active. Can take imuno suppressive drug and oral antiviral anti biotic. Anti viral eye drop...

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hello sir,

i got lasik laser in 2002 in my both eyes.
in 2009 i again started wearing lens and glasses to correct my vision.
i got my vision test...

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Brief Answer:
lasik surgery inhigh astigmatism myopia and requerement ofcorectionlater.

Detailed Answer:
There are many contraindication in going...

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