Scleral staphyloma

Known as: Scleral ectasia, Scleral staphyloma NOS, Staphyloma 
A staphyloma is a localized defect in the eye wall with protrusion of uveal tissue due to alterations in scleral thickness and structure. [HPO… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE To examine early myopia-related optic disc and retinal changes in a Singapore Chinese adolescent sample without… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
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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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To determine the morphologic features (grade and type) of posterior staphylomas and to analyze the relationship between… (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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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence and progression of myopic retinopathy in an older community-based population sample… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
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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1999
1999
PURPOSE To investigate factors associated with extensive retinal detachment in severely myopic eyes with a macular hole. METHOD… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
It is estimated that at least 200 000 children in India have severe visual impairment or blindness and approximately 15 000 are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
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  • 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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