Cornea – II

FP1160 : DSEK Versus DMEK – A Prospective Study

Dr. Vijayalakshmi Prabhu,
P16693, Dr. K S Siddharthan, Dr. Jagadeesh KumarReddy K

To evaluate visual acuity and endothelial cell density after Descemet Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK) in comparison with Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK).

FP1677 :Isopropyl alcohol-based excision biopsy of Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasiaocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) and closing the big conjunctival defect with a small autograft by a newer technique

W. Dr. Anjum Iqbal Mazhari, M16354, Dr. Ruchi Shukla, Dr. Puneet Mahajan

Ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) encompasses a broad spectrum of neoplastic squamous epithelial abnormalities, including squamous dysplasia, conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN), and invasive squamous cellcarcinoma (SCC).1, 2It represents the most common nonpigmented tumor of theocular surface.

FP220 : Long Term Outcomes of Smile-Derived Glued Lenticule Patch Graft in Partial Thickness Corneal Defects

Dr. Nisha D.S, N17712, Dr. Vipul Bhandari, Dr. Sri Ganesh,
Dr.Rahul Pandey

Corneal Blindness is the fourth leading cause of Global Blindness after Cataract, Glaucoma and Age related Macular Degeneration. According to the World Health Organization, more than 10 million of the 45 million blind or severely visually impaired people suffer from corneal disease or injury and would benefit from a corneal transplant surgery.

FP232 : Comparative Analysis of Mirna Expression in Infectious Vs Non- Infectious Corneal Inflammation

Dr. Hem Shah,S15729, Dr. Prajna N V, Dr. Hemadevi Boomiraj,
Dr. Prajna Lalitha Dr.Hem Shah, Dr. Lalitha Prajna, Dr. N.V.Prajna.

Microbial keratitis due to either fungus or bacteria is a major cause of blindness in India. Majority of times inspite of adequate medical management the ulcer does not heal and may require a corneal transplant. One of the major reasons for a poor outcome in these diseases is the excessive inflammation that is mounted by the host to overcome these infections.