Optic Disk

Known as: disc optic, Papilla, Optic, Nerve Head, Optic 
A portion of the retina at which the axons of the ganglion cells exit the eyeball to form the optic nerve. No light-sensitive photoreceptors are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Automatic retinal image analysis is emerging as an important screening tool for early detection of eye diseases. Glaucoma is one… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The identification of some important retinal anatomical regions is a prerequisite for the computer aided diagnosis of several… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Reliable and efficient optic disk localization and segmentation are important tasks in automated retinal screening. General… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Reports on the design and test of an image processing algorithm for the localization of the optic disk (OD) in low-resolution… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
AIM To recognise automatically the main components of the fundus on digital colour images. METHODS The main features of a… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Optic nerve diseases, such as the glaucomas, lead to changes in the intrapapillary and parapapillary region of the optic nerve… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This paper describes a technique for identifying the boundary of the optic disk in digital images of the retina, using an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We attempted to identify the initial glaucomatous changes of the optic disk and retinal nerve fiber layer and to analyze how… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have measured the spatial density of cones and rods in eight whole-mounted human retinas, obtained from seven individuals… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
We examined the histologic structure of the optic nerve head in 15 eyes of nine persons with a known glaucoma history. All had… (More)
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