Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology

Corneal Tattooing with India Ink in a Young Male

Manpreet Kaur1, Shakeen Singhr2, Manpreet Singh1
1Advanced Eye Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
2Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Amritsar, India

Editor-in-Chief, Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology, Dr R.P.Centre, AIIMS.


Corresponding Author:

Manpreet Kaur MS
Senior Resident,
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education
and Research, Chandigarh, India
Email id: drmanpreet4j@gmail.com


Received: 15-JUL-2019 Accepted: 27-JUL-2019 Published Online: 27-DEC-2019
DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.7869/djo.486

Abstract
A 25 -years old male patient underwent left eye squint surgery for exotropia followed by corneal tattooing by India ink to stain the unsightly long standing corneal opacity and obtained a cosmetically satisfying outcome.

Keywords :Corneal tattooing, India ink, Lamellar pocket