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Corneal Scar Etiology and Management

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Title:  Corneal Scar Etiology and Management
Author:  Brent Betts, MSIV
Date:  06/22/2011
Keywords/Main Subjects: Corneal scar; Limbal stem cell deficiency; Chemical burn of the cornea; CIN
Secondary CORE Category: External Disease and Cornea / Neoplasms of the Conjunctiva and Cornea / Tumors of Epithelial Origin
Additional CORE Category: External Disease and Cornea / Clinical Aspects of Toxic and Traumatic Injuries of the Anterior Segment / Chemical Injuries
Diagnosis: Corneal Scar
Brief Description: This is a case report of a patient with unusual corneal scarring. A discussion of causes of limbal stem cell deficiency is included.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_16203
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