Within the stroma or foundation substance of any organ or part.
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A variable amount of stroma is left behind, therefore the interface between donor and recipient is intrastromal.
A Novel Tectonic Keratoplasty with Femtosecond Laser Intrastromal Lenticule for Corneal Ulcer and Perforation.
Slit-lamp examination of the left eye revealed intact corneal epithelium and intrastromal silver-gray carbon particles in the inferonasal quadrant of the cornea.
Staged intrastromal delivery of riboflavin with UVA cross-linking in advanced bullous keratopathy: laboratory investigation and first clinical case.
According to Avedroi, the Mosaic System has the potential for non-surgical improvement for low myopia with a procedure called PiXL (Photorefractive Intrastromal Cross-linking).
The 29 contributions discuss DescemetAEs stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty, limbal stem cell deficiency, corneal graft rejection, intrastromal arcuate keratotomy to reduce corneal astigmatism with a femtosecond laser, and the turnaround technique for overcoming false channel dissection during intacs implantation.
For the diagnosis of ICN, our results and a review of the literature show that there is a slightly more intraepithelial component than intrastromal nevomelanocytes.
Ophthalmologists from the US, Europe, Israel, Brazil, and Australia describe basic principles, including biomechanics; the etiology, diagnosis, and use of corneal collagen cross-linking for corneal ectatic disorders; technical and patient related aspects, such as patient selection, the standard protocol, modifications for thin corneas, and intraoperative corneal changes; applications for infectious keratitis and corneal melts and corneal stromal edema; combining the procedure with refractive surgery; and recent developments, including intrastromal pockets, pediatric cases, and commercially available units.
With the addition of the CUSTOMLENS module to our femtosecond laser, surgeons will be able to perform cataract, intrastromal, refractive and therapeutic procedures using the same femtosecond laser.
Correlation analysis of cell interaction in capillary microenvironment helps to determine the following peculiarities of intrastromal intercellular relations (Figure 3).
Intacs, also known as intrastromal corneal ring segments (ICRS) is used to manage patients with keratoconus, as an alternative to contact lenses or transplant surgery.
The Intrastromal Corneal Ring, 7 millimeters in diameter, is inserted into the cornea's periphery, around the lens.