Role of cysteine in corneal wound healing after photorefractive keratectomy.
Department of Surgical Specialities, Ophthalmology Clinic, University of Messina, Messina, Italy.
- Published Article
S. Karger AG
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2009
Our research showed that oral cysteine supplementation, in a daily dose of 200 mg, reduces mean corneal wound healing time in patients after PRK.
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