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Topoguider treatment with CXL in cases of keratoconus

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First Author: A.Adsule INDIA

Co Author(s):    A. Darak              

Abstract Details



Purpose:

To evaluate the safety and efficacy of topoguided treatment combined with CXL in case of keratoconus.

Setting:

All the cases were conducted at vision next pune

Methods:

74 eyes of 54 patients were treated with topoguided treatment combined with CXL in the same sitting. the min pachy included was 450 microns. patients were evaluated for visual acuity. topography, pentacam, and all the routine evaluations. no refractive error was treated. patients were followed uo on day 1, day 15, and every month for 6 months.

Results:

the oct map shows good amount of crosslinking post operatively. 6 patients developed haze postoperatively which was treated with medications.No progression was seen in all the cases followed up for 6 months. 19 patients were offered ICL and intacs for refractive correction. rest of the patients were given contact lenses for refractive correction.

Conclusions:

TCAT combined with CXL works very well in terms of stability, visual recovery and quality of vision.

Financial Disclosure:

NONE

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