Central corneal thickness in tilted disc syndrome.

  title={Central corneal thickness in tilted disc syndrome.},
  author={Kemal Ornek and Mehmet D. Ozdemir},
  journal={Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry},
  volume={85 5},
PURPOSE : Earlier literature reports that abnormal optic disc shape or size seem to be closely associated with the shape or size of the cornea. Here we search for an association between the presence of tilted disc syndrome and the central corneal thickness. METHODS : Sixty-one eyes of 61 patients with tilted disc syndrome were included in the study. Sixty-one eyes of 61 subjects were chosen as controls. Corneal thickness was evaluated with ultrasound pachymetry from the central region after… CONTINUE READING