A 45-year-old member asked:
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can you tell me about corneal transplant?

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Dr. Christopher Hood
15 years experience Ophthalmology
Different types: We can currently transplant different layers of the cornea, depending on which area is diseased or damaged. The visual recovery from each type of transplant is different, but there is usually little discomfort. Your corneal surgeon will discuss more details with you depending your condition and the recommended type of transplant.
Answered on Aug 5, 2015
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