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Your corneal transplant surgery

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Eye Care Centre. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
0136
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The cornea is the clear front part of the eye. Your doctor has recommended a corneal transplant because you are not able to see well through your cornea or it is causing pain. A donor cornea is used to replace the damaged or diseased part of your cornea. Instructions for after your procedure and care at home are provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1718, "Votre greffe de cornée (kératoplastie)", is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Eye Care Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Corneal diseases - surgery
Corneal Transplantation
Other Subjects
Cornea--Diseases
Cornea--Transplantation
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Abstract
The cornea is the clear front part of the eye. Your doctor has recommended a corneal transplant because you are not able to see well through your cornea or it is causing pain. A donor cornea is used to replace the damaged or diseased part of your cornea. Instructions for after your procedure and care at home are provided. The French version of this pamphlet 1718, "Votre greffe de cornée (kératoplastie)", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Eye Care Centre
Pamphlet Number
0136