Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

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Year
: 2003  |  Volume : 51  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 259--260

Traumatic Wound Dehiscence 14 Years following Penetrating Keratoplasty.


S Maheshwari, M Saswade, A Thool 
 Shri Ganapati Netralaya, Jalna, India

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S Maheshwari
Shri Ganapati Netralaya, Jalna
India

Penetrating keratoplasty eyes are at greater risk of laceration than intact corneas due to persistent wound weakness, even years after surgery. We report a case of traumatic wound dehiscence by fingertip injury 14 years following penetrating keratoplasty.


How to cite this article:
Maheshwari S, Saswade M, Thool A. Traumatic Wound Dehiscence 14 Years following Penetrating Keratoplasty. Indian J Ophthalmol 2003;51:259-260


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Maheshwari S, Saswade M, Thool A. Traumatic Wound Dehiscence 14 Years following Penetrating Keratoplasty. Indian J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2003 [cited 2019 Nov 15 ];51:259-260
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