Myopia, Degenerative

Known as: Myopias, Pathological, Progressive high (degenerative) myopia, Myopia, Degenerative [Disease/Finding] 
Excessive axial myopia associated with complications (especially posterior staphyloma and CHOROIDAL NEOVASCULARIZATION) that can lead to BLINDNESS.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To assess the potential effect of intravitreal bevacizumab (IVB) (Avastin) on retinal function and anatomic recovery in… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To examine the association of time spent in near work and reading with spherical equivalent refraction (SER) in a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The development of high myopia is associated with reduced scleral collagen accumulation, scleral thinning, and loss of scleral… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To report 24-month vision and fluorescein angiographic outcomes from trials evaluating photodynamic therapy with… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To quantify the degree of association between juvenile myopia and parental myopia, near work, and school achievement… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Hypertext poses new research challenges for text classification. Hyperlinks, HTML tags, category labels distributed over linked… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To determine the relationship of nearwork and myopia in young elementary school-age children in Singapore. METHODS A… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The normal postnatal ocular development of the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) and the effects of visual deprivation on eye… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
We studied 354 eyes with myopic chorioretinal degeneration by means of standard clinical evaluation and fluorescein angiography… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
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  • Transactions of the American Ophthalmological…
  • 1977
A total of 250 myopic patients with posterior staphyloma affecting one or both eyes received a complete ocular examination… (More)
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