Impression Cytology of the Bulbar Conjunctiva: Possible Objective Method to Evaluate the Treatment of SICCA Syndrome with Hyaluronic Acid

  • J. G. Orsoni
Part of the FIDIA Research Series book series (FIDIA, volume 11)


Impression cytology of the conjunctiva is a simple, repeatable, non invasive method which permits the study of conjunctival cells and offers therefore an objective way to study the functional state of the conjunctiva.


Hyaluronic Acid Goblet Cell Squamous Metaplasia Foreign Body Sensation Bulbar Conjunctiva 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. G. Orsoni
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  1. 1.Institute of OphthalmologyUniversity of ParmaItaly

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