Lip Salivary Gland Transplantation for treating dry-eye in dogs.
Fonte: Felipe Wouk, H. Moreira, M. Sampaio
Severe Dry Eye in a 10 year-old Cocker Spaniel. Picture: Dr. JAK.
The aim of this work is to evaluate in dogs the clinical effects of lips salivary glands secretion as an alternative for ocular lubrication in dry eye situations by transplantation of labial salivary glands to the conjunctival dorsal temporal fornix.