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Microbial Keratitis After Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking

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Collagen cross-linking with riboflavin–UVA is a minimally invasive method. However, a refractive surgeon should be aware of its use on epithelial removal, which can be a predisposing factor for bacterial keratitis.

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Artola, A. (2015). Microbial Keratitis After Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking. In: Alió, J., Azar, D., Abbouda, A., Aswad, A. (eds) Difficult and Complicated Cases in Refractive Surgery. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-55238-0_88

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