The Influence of Contact Lenses on Corneal Sensitivity

  • Jörg Draeger


It has been pointed out for years that wearing of contact lenses may change corneal sensitivity (Boberg-Ans, 1955; Hamano, 1960; Bryon and Weseley, 1961; Schirmer, 1963; Dixon, 1964; Kemmetmüller, 1969; Millodot, 1971, 1974, 1976, 1977; Larke and Hirji, 1979; Draeger, 1980).


Contact Lens Corneal Epithelium Sensitivity Threshold Corneal Edema Contact Lens Wearer 
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© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jörg Draeger
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  1. 1.Universitäts-Augenklinik HamburgFederal Republic of Germany

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