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Role of cysteine in corneal wound healing after photorefractive keratectomy.

Authors
  • Meduri, Alessandro1
  • Grenga, Pier Luigi
  • Scorolli, Lucia
  • Ceruti, Piero
  • Ferreri, Giuseppe
  • 1 Department of Surgical Specialities, Ophthalmology Clinic, University of Messina, Messina, Italy. , (Italy)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Ophthalmic Research
Publisher
S. Karger AG
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2009
Volume
41
Issue
2
Pages
76–82
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1159/000187623
PMID: 19122468
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

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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