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MYOPIA PROGRESSION

MYOPIA PROGRESSION
  • October 07, 2021
  • Dr ABEER FATIMA

MYOPIA PROGRESSION Myopia is the most common refractive error and it is increasing at an epidemic rate in the world. It is predicted that myopia prevalence will increase to nearly 50% by 2020 affecting 4.8 billion people in the world, which means that one in every two children will become myopic i

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GLAUCOMA

GLAUCOMA
  • July 29, 2021
  • DR SNEHA SOLSE

Glaucoma Glaucoma is the one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness, with an estimated 12 million people affected in India. Among these, a staggering 1.1 million are blind due to this disease. What is glaucoma? It is an eye disease where optic nerve (nerve connecting eye to the brain)

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CATARACT

CATARACT
  • July 25, 2021
  • Dr Raghavendra Reddy

CATARACT is a condition characterized by loss of transparency or clouding of the natural crystalline lens. The primary function of the natural crystalline lens is to focus the light entering the eye onto the retina thereby giving us the ability to see. Cataracts often develop slowly with a dec

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Retinopathy of Prematurity

Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • December 13, 2019
  • Win Vision

Retinopathy of Prematurity The immature retinas of preterm neonates are susceptible to insults that disrupt neurovascular growth, leading to retinopathy of prematurity. Suppression of growth factors due to hyperoxia and loss of the maternal–fetal interaction result in an arrest of retinal v

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KERATOCONUS

KERATOCONUS
  • November 06, 2019
  • Win Vision

KERATOCONUS Keratoconus is a corneal thinning disorder in which the inferior paracentral Cornea thins and protrudes forwards. (Figure 1)Though Keratoconus commonly involves inferior paracentral Cornea, cases of superior Keratoconus are also available in literature. The reported incidence of

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