New insights into the bleb response of the human corneal endothelium in response to contact lens wear as revealed by confocal microscopy

Nathan Efron, Haliza Abdul Mutalib

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To observe the acute bleb response to contact lens wear with a confocal microscope, images were obtained from each eye of 15 normal subjects before and after 20 min wear of a +5.50D 58% water content hydrogel lens. The extent of the bleb response was graded and the images assessed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)173
Number of pages1
JournalOptometry and Vision Science
Volume77
Issue number12 SUPPL.
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Corneal Endothelium
Contact Lenses
Blister
Confocal Microscopy
Hydrogel
Lenses
Water

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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