University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Jordan M. Graff, MD, University of Iowa

Category: Cornea

AK (astigmatic keratotomy)

AK (astigmatic keratotomy)

Radial corneal incisions have been made, as with standard RK. However, horizontal incisions were performed in this patient for astigmatic correction.

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last updated: 02-08-2008
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