The S-stamp in Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty Safely Eliminates Upside-down Graft Implantation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cornea
  • Descemet Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty
  • Fuchs' Endothelial Dystrophy
  • Graft Rejection
  • Graft Survival
  • Tissue and Organ Harvesting

abstract

  • The incorporation of a stromal-sided S-stamp eliminates iatrogenic primary graft failure owing to upside-down implantation of DMEK grafts, without adversely affecting early postoperative complications or 6-month endothelial cell loss.

publication date

  • January 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.08.044

PubMed ID

  • 26439215

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 161

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 123

number

  • 1