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Progression of keratoconus and efficacy of pediatric [corrected] corneal collagen cross-linking in children and adolescents

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Chatzis, Nico
Published in Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2012, vol. 28, no. 11, p. 753-8
Abstract To study the progression rate of keratoconus and assess the clinical outcome of corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL) with riboflavin and ultraviolet A light in children and adolescent patients up to 3 years after treatment.
Keywords AdolescentChildCollagen/metabolismCorneal PachymetryCorneal Stroma/metabolismCorneal TopographyCross-Linking Reagents/therapeutic useDisease ProgressionFemaleFollow-Up StudiesHumansKeratoconus/diagnosis/drug therapy/metabolismMalePhotochemotherapyPhotosensitizing Agents/therapeutic useRefraction, Ocular/physiologyRetrospective StudiesRiboflavin/therapeutic useTreatment OutcomeUltraviolet RaysVisual Acuity/physiologyYoung Adult
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PMID: 23347367
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Research group Groupe Hafezi Farhad (ophtalmologie) (912)
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CHATZIS, Nico, HAFEZI, Farhad. Progression of keratoconus and efficacy of pediatric [corrected] corneal collagen cross-linking in children and adolescents. In: Journal of Refractive Surgery, 2012, vol. 28, n° 11, p. 753-8. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:31270

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