Case Report

Conjunctival Limbal otogreft in the management of total limbal stem Cell Deficiency Due to Toxicty of Cologne - Case Report

  • Volkan Hürmeriç
  • Tarkan Mumcuoglu
  • Fazıl Cüneyt Erdurman
  • Ali Hakan Durukan
  • Üzeyir Erdem

Turk J Ophthalmol 2009;39(4):324-328

A patient suffering from severe ocular surface damage and was referred to our clinic 2 months after the chemical trauma without having any proper medical treatment. His right eye was normal. On his left eye there was severe corneal neovascularisation due tosevere ocular surface damage which covers entire corneal surface. A limbal otograft was performed. Clinical and confocal microscopy findings of the patient were evaluated.

Keywords: Cologne, Limbal insufficiency, Limbal otograft