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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2017, Article ID 4507989, 6 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/4507989
Research Article

Quality of Vision after Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (Fluid Dissection) Compared to Penetrating Keratoplasty for the Treatment of Keratoconus

1Ophthalmology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
2The Eye Consultants Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Correspondence should be addressed to Islam Mahmoud Hamdi; moc.liamtoh@idmahmmalsi

Received 17 December 2016; Accepted 16 May 2017; Published 20 July 2017

Academic Editor: Roberto F. Buenaga

Copyright © 2017 Islam Mahmoud Hamdi and Momen Mahmoud Hamdi. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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