Acta Scientific Ophthalmology (ISSN: 2582-3191)

Mini Review Volume 5 Issue 1


Isha Sharma* and Das GK

Department of Ophthalmology, University College of Medical Science and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, India

*Corresponding Author: Isha Sharma, Department of Ophthalmology, University College of Medical Science and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, India.

Received: November 10, 2021; Published: December 15, 2021


In most ophthalmology practices, we come across patients who are senile, as senile cataract is the among the common causes of visual impairment in the adult population. It is imperative that we give due importance to the ocular surface in these patients while treating the patients as postoperatively, they may not be satisfied if the ocular surface is not healthy despite best possible correction. Conjunctivochalasis is one such entity that is often too may a times ignored and untreated. The ophthalmologists should be aware of this condition and manage it appropriately.

Keywords: Ophthalmology; Conjunctivochalasis; Eye Syndrome


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Citation: Isha Sharma and Das GK. “Conjunctivochalasis". Acta Scientific Ophthalmology 5.1 (2022): 27-28.


Copyright: © 2022 Isha Sharma and Das GK. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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