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Healio brings you the highlights from EuCornea. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from EuCornea, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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Two-year outcomes show strengths, weaknesses of quarter-DMEK

September 24, 2019
PARIS — Two years of follow-up with quarter-Descemet’s membrane endothelial keratoplasty show visual outcomes comparable to those of…
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Study clarifies genetic basis of rare form of corneal dystrophy

September 17, 2019
PARIS — A study carried out in Spain confirmed the genetic basis and identified the specific gene mutation causative of punctiform and…
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Descemet’s stripping only shows promise in some Fuchs’ patients

September 15, 2019
PARIS — For some patients, the use of a topical Rho kinase inhibitor following a Descemet’s stripping only procedure for Fuchs’…
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VIDEO: Corneal endothelial cell injection therapy continues to develop

September 14, 2019
PARIS — At EuCornea 2019, Shigeru Kinoshita, MD, PhD, speaks about the results of corneal endothelial cell injection therapy, a field in which…
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Specular microscopy, Scheimpflug imaging may help identify potential graft rejection

September 14, 2019
PARIS — Combined assessment of specular microscopy and Scheimpflug imaging could aid in detecting eyes at risk for graft rejection following…
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Stromal expansion enables standard epi-off CXL in thin corneas

September 14, 2019
PARIS — Stromal expansion with a donor flap obtained by femtosecond laser allows standard epithelium-off corneal cross-linking to be performed…
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Study investigates common features of keratoconus in Down syndrome

September 14, 2019
PARIS — The corneas of patients with Down syndrome present many features similar to those of mild keratoconus eyes, although they do not meet…
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Tomographic findings of subclinical edema help predict Fuchs’ progression

September 13, 2019
PARIS — With a median of 5 years of follow-up, three easily identifiable tomography patterns predict prognosis in Fuchs’ endothelial…
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Corneal regeneration through adipose-derived stem cells may be option for patients with keratoconus

September 12, 2016
COPENHAGEN — Transplantation of autologous human adipose-derived adult stem cells may be a feasible alternative to corneal transplantation in…
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Over long term, DSEK and PK have similar cumulative endothelial cell loss but different patterns of loss

September 12, 2016
COPENHAGEN — A 10-year comparison of cell loss after penetrating keratoplasty and Descemet’s stripping endothelial keratoplasty showed a…

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EuCornea Congress

September 21, 2018 - September 22, 2018

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