Mumbai eye banks may set age limit for cornea donations
Now open: Certificate Course in Management of Covid-19 by Govt. Of Gujarat and PlexusMDKnow more...Now open: Certificate Course in Management of Covid-19 by Govt. Of Gujarat and PlexusMDKnow more...
Eye banks in Mumbai are planning to set an upper age limit of 80 years for cornea donation to reduce eyeball wastage and boost the utility rate, which stands at 3%.But since donations from this age category account for more than 40% of the overall collection and cannot be used for transplants, they could be diverted to skin donation centres or used for research...


http://bit.ly/2sLvjnM
Dr. d●●●●h b●●●j and 1 others like this
Like
Comment
Share