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    AAO 2022 Video Program
    Cornea/External Disease, Dry Eye

    Dry eye disease secondary to chronic cicatrizing conjunctivitis represents a challenge for the clinician. This video presents the surgical technique of minor salivary gland transplantation for treating severe dry eye in a patient with a history of Stevens-Johnson syndrome. The surgical technique includes harvesting the oral mucosa with the minor salivary glands, preparing the recipient bed, and suturing key points to achieve a successful procedure.

    Financial Disclosure: Dr. Juan Serna discloses no financial relationships.