What is Amniotic membrane (ophthalmic graft)?

Category: Procedures


Amniotic membrane is the innermost layer of the placenta. It has been used in ophthalmology as a biological bandage and a surgical graft to treat many eye conditions affecting the cornea.

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Side effects as an overall problem
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Amniotic membrane (ophthalmic graft)

Side effect Patients
Eyes watering (tearing) 1


Based on patients currently having Amniotic membrane (ophthalmic graft)

Dosage Patients
as needed 1
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Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
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Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
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Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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