Late onset of deep corneal vascularization: a rare complication of intrastromal corneal ring segments for keratoconus


Cosar C. B. , Sridhar M. S. , Sener B.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.19, no.2, pp.298-300, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.298-300
  • Keywords: Corneal neovascularization, Deep vascularization, Explantation, Intacs, Intrastromal corneal ring segments, TERM-FOLLOW-UP, INTACS
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No

Abstract

PURPOSE. To report deep corneal vascularization noted 3 years after intrastromal corneal ring segments (Intacs) implantation for the treatment of keratoconus.