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Laser In Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) or Photoreactive Keratectomy in a Patient with an Autoimmune Disease

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Autoimmune disease is listed as a contraindication to laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) and other corneal procedures to improve visual acuity. There is debate whether this is an absolute or relative contraindication.

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