Technique effective option for managing flap complications

July 15, 2003

San Francisco-Transepithelial surface ablation with adjunctive mitomycin-C (Mutamycin, Bristol-Myers Oncology) is a useful technique for achieving good visual outcomes and preventing haze in patients whose LASIK procedure was aborted because of a flap complication, said Laura T. Muller, MD, at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery annual meeting.