Acute hydrops in keratoconus masquerading as acute corneal transplant rejection.

TitleAcute hydrops in keratoconus masquerading as acute corneal transplant rejection.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
JournalCornea
Volume25
Issue6
Pagination739-41
ISSN0277-3740
Abstract

To document 2 cases that developed acute hydrops corneae within the host tissue after corneal transplantation. Subsequent extension across the transplant-host interface led to edema of the transplanted tissue, with consequent misdiagnosis and treatment of acute transplant rejection.

URLhttp://Insights.ovid.com/pubmed?pmid=17077671
DOI10.1097/01.ico.0000208824.55485.6a
Short TitleCornea
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