Cornea and External Eye Disease

Corneal Allotransplantation, Allergic Disease and Trachoma


ISBN: 978-3-540-85543-9 (Print) 978-3-540-85544-6 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-12

    Immune Privilege of Corneal Allografts

  3. Chapter

    Pages 13-23

    Mechanisms of Corneal Allograft Rejection and the Development of New Therapies

  4. Chapter

    Pages 25-36

    New Developments in Topical and Systemic Immunomodulation Following Penetrating Keratoplasty

  5. Chapter

    Pages 37-52

    Cytokine Analysis of the Aqueous Humor in the Context of Penetrating Keratoplasty

  6. Chapter

    Pages 53-67

    Limbal Stem Cell Transplantation: Surgical Techniques and Results

  7. Chapter

    Pages 69-86

    Cell Cycle Control and Replication in Corneal Endothelium

  8. Chapter

    Pages 87-96

    Current State of the Art of Fitting Gas-Permeable (GP) Contact Lenses

  9. Chapter

    Pages 97-120

    Allergic Disease of the Conjunctiva and Cornea

  10. Chapter

    Pages 122-135


  11. Chapter

    Pages 137-144


  12. Chapter

    Pages 146-159

    Posterior Lamellar Keratoplasty in Perspective

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 161-163