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Imaging of Pathologic Myopia

Imaging of Pathologic Myopia Downloaded from http://journals.lww.com/apjoo by BhDMf5ePHKbH4TTImqenVA5KvPVPZ0P5BEgU+IUTEfzO/GUWifn2IfwcEVVH9SSn on 06/03/2020 REVIEW ARTICLE Kyoko Ohno-Matsui, MD, PhD, Yuxin Fang, MD, Kosei Shinohara, MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Takahashi, MD, Kengo Uramoto, MD, and Tae Yokoi, MD laser as the light source and has less sensitivity roll-off with Abstract: Pathologic myopia (PM) is a major cause of irreversible tissue depth than conventional spectral-domain OCTs. The visual impairment worldwide and especially in East Asian countries. current swept-source OCT instruments use a longer central The complications of PM include myopic maculopathy, myopic macular wavelength, generally in the 1-μm range, which has improved retinoschisis, dome-shaped macula, and myopic optic neuropathy. their ability to penetrate deeper into tissues than the conventional Posterior staphyloma is an important component of the diagnosis of PM spectral-domain OCT instruments. With this deeper penetration, and one of the hallmarks of PM. The photographic classification and evaluations of the choroid and sclera are potentially possible. grading system for myopic maculopathy has already been determined. Conventionally optical coherence tomography (OCT) was commonly used in PM and enabled investigators to image deeper tissue such as ULTRA-WIDEFIELD OCT FOR POSTERIOR choroid and sclera. Today, the technological advances in OCT imaging STAPHYLOMA including ultra-widefield OCT and 3-dimensional construction of OCT http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png The Asia-Pacific Journal of Ophthalmology Wolters Kluwer Health

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Wolters Kluwer Health
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2162-0989
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2475-5028
DOI
10.22608/APO.2018494
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Downloaded from http://journals.lww.com/apjoo by BhDMf5ePHKbH4TTImqenVA5KvPVPZ0P5BEgU+IUTEfzO/GUWifn2IfwcEVVH9SSn on 06/03/2020 REVIEW ARTICLE Kyoko Ohno-Matsui, MD, PhD, Yuxin Fang, MD, Kosei Shinohara, MD, PhD, Hiroyuki Takahashi, MD, Kengo Uramoto, MD, and Tae Yokoi, MD laser as the light source and has less sensitivity roll-off with Abstract: Pathologic myopia (PM) is a major cause of irreversible tissue depth than conventional spectral-domain OCTs. The visual impairment worldwide and especially in East Asian countries. current swept-source OCT instruments use a longer central The complications of PM include myopic maculopathy, myopic macular wavelength, generally in the 1-μm range, which has improved retinoschisis, dome-shaped macula, and myopic optic neuropathy. their ability to penetrate deeper into tissues than the conventional Posterior staphyloma is an important component of the diagnosis of PM spectral-domain OCT instruments. With this deeper penetration, and one of the hallmarks of PM. The photographic classification and evaluations of the choroid and sclera are potentially possible. grading system for myopic maculopathy has already been determined. Conventionally optical coherence tomography (OCT) was commonly used in PM and enabled investigators to image deeper tissue such as ULTRA-WIDEFIELD OCT FOR POSTERIOR choroid and sclera. Today, the technological advances in OCT imaging STAPHYLOMA including ultra-widefield OCT and 3-dimensional construction of OCT

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The Asia-Pacific Journal of OphthalmologyWolters Kluwer Health

Published: Mar 1, 2019

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