Table 1

Clinical findings before nasal mucosal transplantation

SymptomEyes (n=55)Group A (n=38)Group B (n=17)
Visual decrease55 (100%)38 (100%)17 (100%)
Mucus deficiency52 (95%)35 (92%)17 (100%)
Vascular corneal scars43 (78%)27 (71%)16 (94%)
Symblepharon42 (76%)26 (68%)16 (94%)
Trichiasis23 (42%)12 (32%)11 (65%)
Entropion11 (20%) 8 (21%) 3 (18%)
Lagophthalmos11 (20%) 7 (18%) 4 (24%)
Reduced ocular motility10 (18%) 6 (16%) 4 (24%)
Endophthalmitis 2 (4%) 2 (5%)
Patients (n=50) Group A (n=37) Group B (n=14)
Dry eye feeling45/5026/3614/14
Ocular pain33/5014/369/14