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  • P J Adds, Charles Hunt et al (Med College of St.Bartholomew’s and the Royal London, Dept of Biomedical Sciences, Queen Mary Westfield College, London)

    Bacterial contamination of amniotic membrane

    Br.J of Opthal, vol.85(2), 228-229, Feb.2001



    This study aims to identify the bacterial contaminants commonly found on placental membranes from both caesarian and vaginal deliveries.



    Amniotic membrane grafts – have been used in ophthalmology over persistent corneal epithelial defects with ulceration.



    The authors recommend that amnion for use in ocular surface procedures should be only from placentas following elective caesarean deliveries.

 



 

 

Speciality Spotlight

 

 

Microbiology
 

  • P J Adds, Charles Hunt et al (Med College of St.Bartholomew’s and the Royal London, Dept of Biomedical Sciences, Queen Mary Westfield College, London)
    Bacterial contamination of amniotic membrane
    Br.J of Opthal, vol.85(2), 228-229, Feb.2001

    This study aims to identify the bacterial contaminants commonly found on placental membranes from both caesarian and vaginal deliveries.

    Amniotic membrane grafts – have been used in ophthalmology over persistent corneal epithelial defects with ulceration.

    The authors recommend that amnion for use in ocular surface procedures should be only from placentas following elective caesarean deliveries.

 

 

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