Re: Cornea disease

From:Alex Knisely

Don't forget vitamin A deficiency --

so keep popping those little Flintstones, folks!


At 21:59 16/01/02 -0500, wrote:
>Deb King asks:
>>>I'm curious if anyone would know if developing cornea disease is somewhat 
>common in the lab world? With all the chemicals and fumes we work with, I 
>wouldn't be surprised. <<
>Not that I've heard of. Other than direct trauma, the only risk factor I
>of for any corneal disease is exposure to sunlight.
>Bob Richmond
>Samurai Pathologist
>Knoxville TN
Alex Knisely, MD
Consultant Histopathologist
Institute of Liver Studies
King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London  SE5 9RS  UK
+44 (0)20 - 7346 - 3125 telefax
+44 (0)20 - 7346 - 4627 office

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