Amniotic Membrane and Anterior Stromal Puncture to the Treatment of Symptomatic Bullous Keratopathy
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00659308
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : April 16, 2008
Last Update Posted : April 16, 2008
Federal University of São Paulo
Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo
Patients with symptomatic bullous keratopathy were randomized in 2 groups and submitted to amniotic membrane transplantation or anterior stromal puncture. The follow up was made with 1, 3, 6 and 12 months. Evaluation included complete ophthalmologic exam, esthesiometry, pachymetry, impression cytology and evaluation of pain.
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