Cellular Changes of the Corneal Epithelium and Stroma in Herpes Simplex Keratitis An In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Study

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Hamrah P., Sahin A., Dastjerdi M. H., Shahatit B. M., Bayhan H. A., Dana R., ...More

OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.119, no.9, pp.1791-1797, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 119 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2012.03.005
  • Journal Name: OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1791-1797
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: No


Purpose: To analyze the morphologic features of corneal epithelial cells and keratocytes by in vivo confocal microscopy in patients with herpes simplex keratitis (HSK) as associated with corneal innervation.