The cup-to-disc ratio and central retinal vein occlusion.

  title={The cup-to-disc ratio and central retinal vein occlusion.},
  author={E R Strahlman and P M Quinlan and C. Enger and Michael J Elman},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={107 4},
Recent reports have suggested that a small optic cup may contribute to the development of certain optic disc disorders, such as anterior ischemic optic neuropathy. In a masked fashion, the cup-to-disc ratios from the fellow eyes of 55 patients with central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) were compared with 55 controls to determine whether a similar association could be established for CRVO. Controls came from two population-based surveys, and they were matched to cases for age, race, and sex. The… CONTINUE READING

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