Posterior staphyloma

Known as: Staphyloma posticum 
A localized defect in the posterior eye wall with protrusion of uveal tissue due to alterations in scleral thickness and structure. [HPO:probinson… (More)
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2014
2014
PURPOSE To determine the incidence and types of posterior staphylomas in eyes with pathologic myopia by analyzing the entire eye… (More)
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2009
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2009
PURPOSE Morphologic changes in the retina and choroid are closely related with high myopia-related diseases. This study was… (More)
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2008
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2008
PURPOSE To determine the morphologic features (grade and type) of posterior staphylomas and to analyze the relationship between… (More)
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2008
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2008
PURPOSE To describe an unusual feature in myopic eyes responsible for visual loss, which we call a dome-shaped macula. DESIGN… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE To describe polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy as a complication of tilted disk syndrome and high myopia with staphyloma… (More)
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2003
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2003
PURPOSE To report the prevalence of foveal retinal detachment without macular hole in a large number of highly myopic eyes using… (More)
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2002
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2002
PURPOSE To assess the prevalence of tilted disks and its association with refractive error and visual field defects. DESIGN… (More)
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1999
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1999
PURPOSE To evaluate the tomographic features of the retina in patients with severe myopia and posterior staphyloma. METHODS In… (More)
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
  • Bill Curtin
  • 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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1969
1969
  • A. L. Siam
  • The British journal of ophthalmology
  • 1969
Advanced chorioretinal atrophy and vascular sclerosis are common findings in high myopia, particularly in association with a… (More)
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