Long-term fluctuation of retinal sensitivity during pregnancy.

  title={Long-term fluctuation of retinal sensitivity during pregnancy.},
  author={Yusuf Akar and Iclal Yucel and Munire Erman Akar and Mine Uner and Bilal Trak},
  journal={Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal canadien d'ophtalmologie},
  volume={40 4},
BACKGROUND We investigated the effect of pregnancy on the long-term fluctuation of retinal sensitivity in healthy women. METHODS Candidates for the study were healthy women who were likely to become pregnant. A complete ocular examination of both eyes was performed in 41 women, and 1 eye each was chosen at random for the study. This initial examination included 2 sets of visual field measurements consisting of 5 individual measures done at least a day apart. After pregnancy, ocular… CONTINUE READING