Table 1

 Indications for paediatric keratoplasty

Preoperative diagnosisNumber of eyes% of total
CHED, congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy.
Congenital 9 15.5
Peters’ anomaly46.9
CHED23.4
Limbal dermoid11.7
Congenital corneal opacity not otherwise specified23.4
Acquired non-traumatic 43 74.1
Keratoconus3967.2
Viral keratitis46.9
Acquired traumatic 6 10.3
Penetrating trauma58.6
Aphakic corneal oedema11.7