Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty for the Treatment of Stromal Corneal Dystrophies

ÜNAL M., ARSLAN O. Ş. , ATALAY E., Mangan M. S. , BİLGİN A. B.

CORNEA, vol.32, no.3, pp.301-305, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/ico.0b013e31825718ca
  • Journal Name: CORNEA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.301-305
  • Keywords: deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty, big bubble technique, stromal corneal dystrophies, BIG-BUBBLE TECHNIQUE, PENETRATING KERATOPLASTY, KERATOCONUS, OUTCOMES, RECURRENCE, OPACITIES, SUCCESS, DALK
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: To report the perioperative complications and clinical outcomes after deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) using the big bubble technique in eyes with stromal corneal dystrophies.