publication . Article . 2010

Short-term variation in ocular anterior chamber angle using Scheimpflug photography

A. Rubin;
Open Access English
  • Published: 15 Dec 2010 Journal: African Vision and Eye Health (issn: 2413-3183, eissn: 2410-1516, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: AOSIS
<jats:p>Purpose: To investigate short-term variation of ocular Anterior Chamber Angle (ACA) within and across the different meridians of young, healthy eyes.Method: Scheimpflug photography (via an  Oculus Pentacam) was used to repeatedly measure the anterior segment of the right eyes of three young females, all aged 22 years.  For each individual, ten consecutive maps were determined over a short time period and each map contained information for the chamber angles of different meridians across the eye involved, roughly at 70 intervals.  Each meridian in an eye was thus measured 10 times in total permitting analysis of short-term variation both within and across...
Medical Subject Headings: eye diseasesgenetic structures
free text keywords: anterior chamber angle, variation of ocular anterior chamber, anterior chamber of the eye, ophthalmic biometry, Scheimpflug photography, Pentacam, Ophthalmology, RE1-994
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