Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology

, Volume 54, Issue 4, pp 357–358 | Cite as

Bilateral limbal stem cell deficiency with chromosomal translocation of 3p and 9p

  • Tomohiko Usui
  • Suguru Nakagawa
  • Seiichi Yokoo
  • Tatsuya Mimura
  • Satoru Yamagami
  • Shiro Amano
Letters
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Keywords

limbal deficiency regeneration medicine 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tomohiko Usui
    • 1
    • 3
  • Suguru Nakagawa
    • 2
  • Seiichi Yokoo
    • 1
  • Tatsuya Mimura
    • 1
  • Satoru Yamagami
    • 1
  • Shiro Amano
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyUniversity of Tokyo, Graduate School of MedicineTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Eye ClinicTokyo Metropolitan Geriatric HospitalTokyoJapan
  3. 3.Department of OphthalmologyUniversity of Tokyo, Graduate School of MedicineTokyoJapan

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