The Location of the Deepest Point of the Eyeball Determines the Optic Disc Configuration

Abstract

Tilted and rotated appearances are hallmarks of the myopic optic disc. As the eyeball grows axially, the posterior pole elongates not only globally but in a localized manner as well. In this process, the optic disc is pulled towards the deepest point of the elongated eyeball, which might result in a change in optic disc configuration. Thus, we hypothesized… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-06072-8

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