limbal

limbal

Pertaining to the LIMBUS.
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Superficial keratectomy can be used to excise the limbal plaques, papillomas and squamous cell carcinomas.
On slit-lamp examination, the most prominent finding in the anterior segment evaluation was the view of encircling silicone band at the nasal limbal intrastromal cornea and under the conjunctiva at the superior and inferior nasal quadrants (Figure 2a, 2b).
Among its many features, HOLOS IntraOp offers active monitoring of sphere, cylinder, and axis measurements, and it provides live feedback to the surgeon while rotating toric IOLs, titrating limbal relaxing incisions, and opening arcuate incisions.
According to FDA acting director general Kenneth Hartigan Go, the FDA recognizes only hematopoietic (pertaining to the formation and development of blood cells) stem-cell transplantation, corneal resurfacing with limbal stem cells and skin regeneration with epidermal stem cells "as generally accepted standards of healthcare procedures.
Thousands of people have lost their eyesight due to damages to the cornea, such as trauma, absent limbal stem cells or diseases.
SCALP###The coincidence of sebaceous nevus syndrome, central nervous system malformations, aplasia cutis congenita, limbal dermoid, and pigmented nevus (giant congenital melanocytic nevus).
Mitomycin-C, amniotic membrane transplantation and limbal conjuncti-val autograft for treating multi recurrent pterygia with symblepharon and motility restriction.
Mr Turnbull, who lives in Medomsley, Consett, County Durham, was hit in his right eye, causing massive damage to the cornea stem cells, leaving him with severely impaired vision, a condition known as Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency (LSCD).
Limbal transplants have been suggested as possible alternatives (DUA & AZUARA-BLANCO, 1999; BRUNELLI et al.
It appears as a greyish white anterior line of cells migrating anteriorly from the anterior chamber accompanied by oedema and limbal injection.
have reviewed the current topic of limbal stem cell failure and its treatment with stem cell transplantation.