A unique method will be replacing the transplantation of the cornea

The new procedure is cheaper than surgery and is not related to rice, which has surgery. The experiment involved patients with Fuchs syndrome. In this disease there is degeneration of the cornea, and require its correction. The results of the testing the new method reports The Times of India.

Researcher Catherine Colby Predoiu scraping of descemet's membrane of the eye to restore vision. Is removed a small area of the corneal endothelium and directly Discetomy layer. Thanks to the developed technique, vision could recover approximately 75% of patients.

Fuchs ' syndrome is associated with accumulation of fluid in the cornea. As a result, the vision is falling rapidly. If the syndrome is not treated quickly develops complete blindness.

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