Outcomes of Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty in phakic eyes

Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, 05/01/2012

In phakic eyes, Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK) may give excellent visual outcomes without an increased risk for complications. Visual acuities equal to or better than 20/13 may indicate that the almost anatomic repair after DMEK is associated with near perfect optical quality of the transplanted cornea.

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