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Cornea

Study finds Corneal Tattoos Safe

Keratopigmentation is a surgical alternative for changing eye color that just might work.
August 11, 2020

Napping in Ortho-K Lenses Improves Vision

Patients only saw an improvement in their visual quality and acuity during prolonged eye closure.
August 10, 2020

Epithelial Integrity Linked with Post-LASIK Success

A thickness greater than 60.5μm suggests the patient may have better visual outcomes.
August 5, 2020

IVCM May Help Differentiate Neuropathic Pain and DED

In addition to eye pain, microneuromas could serve as a diagnostic biomarker.
August 4, 2020

Not All Eye Rubbing is Equal

Fingertips, knuckles and nails—which exerts more force on the lids?
August 4, 2020

Peripheral CXL Helps Clear Neovascularization

The potential treatment may improve outcomes for high-risk keratoplasty patients.
July 24, 2020

Trab Bolsters Ocular Surface in More Ways than One

The procedure reduces pro-inflammatory mediators and eliminates irritation from topical drops.
July 24, 2020

CXL Risky for Bullous Keratopathy

Despite the short-term potential to reduce corneal thickness, the threat of recurrent epithelial defect remains.
July 23, 2020

Corneal Thickness Helps Predict Early-stage Keratoconus

A new diagnostic model correctly diagnosed cases 92% of the time.
July 17, 2020

Insulin May Stimulate Corneal Epithelium

The promising therapeutic agent could work on neurotrophic keratopathy and wound healing defects.
July 13, 2020