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Five year corneal cross-linking

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First Author: P.Zotta GREECE

Co Author(s):    K. Moschou              

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The presentation of results in eyes with keratoconus 5 years after CXL (55-63 months follow-up).


Eye Center of Diathlasis, Thessaloniki, Greece. 20 eyes of 12 patients with keratoconus has treated with CXL. The average age of the patients was 24 years (11-33)


Keratometrics indexes (K1, K2, Kmax), corneal thickness (CT) and visual acuity was recorded before and after 5 years follow-up.


The results are recorded in the following table ?1 ?2 ?max CT before 44,08 49,08 53,85 468 after 43,7 48,5 52,37 467 Visual acuity improved by 1.2 lines.


The CXL is a safe method for keratoconus stabilization as shown by the results 5 years after application.

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