Ultraviolet-A and Riboflavin Treatment for Infectious Keratitis
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This study is to evaluate the efficacy of ultraviolet-A (UVA) and riboflavin application (also often referred to as corneal collagen crosslinking) as a method to enhance treatment of infectious keratitis.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Subjects must be 18 years of age or older.
Ability to provide written informed consent.
Likely to complete all study visits.
Subjects must have one eye that with a diagnosis of infectious keratitis.
A corneal perforation.
Pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Active Herpes corneal disease.
Patient is unwilling or unable to comply with a medication regimen and follow up appointments.