[Keratoglobus: review of the literature].

  title={[Keratoglobus: review of the literature].},
  author={St{\'e}phanie Baillif and Justus Gerhard Garweg and J S Grange and Carole Burillon and Laurent Kodjikian},
  journal={Journal francais d'ophtalmologie},
  volume={28 10},
Keratoglobus is a rare bilateral condition characterized by a globular protrusion of the cornea. The cornea remains transparent and shows a generalized thinning, most pronounced in the periphery. Most often keratoglobus is a congenital disease, but it may be secondarily acquired. This corneal pathology causes severe visual impairment: it induces extreme… CONTINUE READING