DMEK? DSAEK? Corneal Transplant or Alphabet Soup?

By | 2018-11-26T15:11:42-06:00 November 26th, 2018|Categories: Ophthalmology|Tags: , , |

In my first blog entry we reviewed the basic structure of the cornea and process of performing a full-thickness corneal transplant. There are many patients, however, in whom only a certain layer or layers of the cornea are damaged and need to be replaced. In fact, in Fuchs corneal dystrophy - the most common reason for corneal transplantation [...]