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Anterior staphyloma

A localized defect in the anterior eye wall with protrusion of uveal tissue due to alterations in scleral thickness and structure. [HPO:probinson… 
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2018
2018
Xerophthalmia is an important cause of preventable blindness in Nigerian children. Vitamin A deficiency is not the only cause of… 
Review
2016
Review
2016
ABSTRACT Purpose: To determine the prevalence of childhood blindness and ocular morbidity in a rural pediatric population in… 
2013
2013
BackgroundCongenital anterior staphyloma is a rare, complex malformation syndrome of the anterior segment. Only a few reports on… 
Review
2012
Review
2012
Purpose: Anterior segment dysgenesis is one of the main causes of congenital corneal opacities. In this study, we investigated… 
2010
2010
Purpose: Staphylectomy with sclerokeratoplasty has been performed in cases with large anterior staphyloma. This report describes… 
2009
2009
Purposes: The purposes of this study were to report the presentation and management of an acquired total anterior staphyloma that… 
2008
2008
A case of postoperative large anterior staphyloma of the sclera was treated with a dehydrated cadaveric dura mater patch graft… 
2003
2003
An infant born with bilateral corneal clouding diagnosed clinically as congenital anterior staphyloma and Peters' anomaly was… 
2001
2001
AIMS To clarify the developmental mechanism and critical period for the uncommon complex of Peters' anomaly and persistent… 
1999
1999
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy of the newer surgical technique of sclerokeratoplasty in spherical anterior…