Placentrex treatment in corneal defects in animals

Saikia, J.; Sarma, B.; Pathak, S.C.; Lahon, D.K.

Indian Veterinary Journal 76(10): 918-919


A single subconjunctival injection (1 ml/eye) of Placentrex, an extract of human placenta, was successful in treating 20 cases of corneal opacity, 27 of corneal ulcer and 2 of iris prolapse among 71 cases of eye diseases in bovine, equine and caprine animals; healing was complete in 10-15 days.