[Use of the cryopreserved human amniotic membrane for reconstruction of the ocular surface]

Bull Soc Belge Ophtalmol. 1998;268:73-7.
[Article in French]


The aim of this human research protocol is to determine the efficacy of using preserved human amniotic membrane for reconstruction surgery for ocular surface. Case report and literature will be presented. The characteristics of a new surgical approach using human amniotic membrane will be described.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Amnion / transplantation*
  • Cryopreservation*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures / methods*
  • Pregnancy
  • Pterygium / surgery*