DSEK

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AcronymDefinition
DSEKDescemet's Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty (type of corneal transplant)
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Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty: safety and outcomes: a report by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Price Jr., "Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty five-year graft survival and endothelial cell loss," Ophthalmology, vol.
Femtosecond-laser-assisted Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty. J Cataract Refract Surg 2007;33:152-5.
* 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).
In the present study, we describe a novel surgical approach of combined Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty and medium incision cataract surgery (MICS).
Price Jr, "Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty: five-year graft survival and endothelial cell loss," Ophthalmology, vol.
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.
Papachristou et al., "Comparison of primary graft survival following penetrating keratoplasty and descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty in eyes with prior trabeculectomy," British Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.
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.
Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK) was introduced in the clinical setting in the last decade to reduce the invasiveness of penetrating keratoplasty and to improve clinical outcomes and is now performed routinely worldwide, largely replacing penetrating keratoplasty.