DSAEK Ultra-thin Grafts: Complications and Outcomes of Challenging Cases
Title: DSAEK Ultra-thin Grafts: Complications and Outcomes of Challenging Cases
Author: Maylon Hsu, MD
Keywords/Main Subjects: DSAEK; Ultra-thin grafts; DMEK; Double-pass technique; Femtosecond laser; Microkeratome
Diagnosis: Cornea Transplant
Brief Description: This is a presentation reviewing the use of DSAEK and its advantages and limitations. The use of very thin DSAEK grafts is discussed and contrasted with the use of average thickness grafts. The double pass technique for ultra-thin graft cutting is described and demonstrated. Microkeratome and femtosecond cutting techniques are also compared.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds