volume 40, issue 8, Pe426-e431 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2012.02.020
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Vinod Narayanan, Natarajan Nirvikalpa, Srinivas K. Rao

Abstract: The OOKP (osteo-odonto-keratoprosthesis) is the treatment of choice for conditions like Stevens-Johnson syndrome, ocular cicatricial pemphigoid, trachoma, multiple failed grafts and chemical burns which are not amenable to penetrating keratoplasty. The OOKP is an autograft which replaces the cornea with a polymethacrylate cylinder mounted on a tooth-bone complex. The aim of this paper was to retrospectively analyze the records in 26 patients undergoing OOKP surgery between 2007 and 2011. The paper describes ou…

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