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UltraView XLINKING: A Novel Treatment Option for Keratoconus

December 5, 2015 | Leave a response

Eye and vision issues can cause headaches, nausea and make even simple, routine tasks extremely difficult to complete. If you notice changes in your vision or the shape of your cornea, you may be among the 1 in 500 people who suffer from keratoconus. Read on to learn more about the symptoms, causes and new treatment options for this disease. What is keratoconus? Keratoconus is a degenerative eye disorder that is usually diagnosed during the late teens or early twenties. It causes the cornea of the eye to thin and form a cone-like steepening or bulge. The rate of progression varies between people and can cause vision impairment. The cornea is responsible for refracting most of the light that enters ...

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