DSEK

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AcronymDefinition
DSEKDescemet's Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty (type of corneal transplant)
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14] the femtosecond-assisted Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) was not very favorable.
Femtosecond-laser-assisted Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty.
Histologic evaluation of human posterior lamellar discs for femtosecond laser Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty.
This is confirmed by the trend of declining penetrating keratoplasty (PK) procedures over the past decade to approximately 1500 cases per year with partial thickness treatments such as deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty (DALK) and Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) rising to approximately 900 cases per year in the UK.
Anterior segment surgical advances including PDEK, Ultrathin DSAEK, Descemet's membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK), Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK), and Trocar anterior chamber maintainer (T-ACM)
6) Price and Price made the endothelial keratoplasty more popular and it was known as Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK).
Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) and Descemet's membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK) have been shown to have superior outcomes compared to penetrating keratoplasty in terms of postoperative astigmatism and visual function [5, 6].
In the present study, we describe a novel surgical approach of combined Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty and medium incision cataract surgery (MICS).
Before stromal and epithelial oedema occur, specular microscopy can be extremely useful in aiding referral of a patient for treatment such as Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty.
Updates on the cornea included lectures on infectious keratitis, an introduction to selective cornea transplantation, Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty, deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty and technological advances in the treatment of meibomian gland disease.