Corneal and conjunctival sensitivity in patients with dry eye: the effect of topical cyclosporine therapy.


Toker E. , Asfuroglu E.

Cornea, vol.29, no.2, pp.133-40, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/ico.0b013e3181acf68d
  • Title of Journal : Cornea
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-40

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate changes in mechanical sensitivity of cornea and conjunctiva in patients with dry eye disease unresponsive to artificial tears therapy and to investigate the effect of topical cyclosporine therapy on sensitivity of the ocular surface.