Epicapsular stars with visual loss
The presence of epicapsular stars (congenital epicapsular pigmentation) is a common occurrence, but it can become clinically significant when vision is impaired. A case history reporting such a condition is presented.
Impact and interest:
Citation counts are sourced monthly from and citation databases.
These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.
Citations counts from theindexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||Journal is now called Optometry and Vision Science and is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. For more information, please refer to the journal’s website (see link) or contact the author. Author contact details: email@example.com|
|Keywords:||Iris/, abnormalities, Lens, Crystalline/, abnormalities, Pigmentation Disorders/, congenital, Adolescent, Adult, Amblyopia/complications, Child, Child, Preschool, Humans, Infant, Infant, Newborn, Male, Pigmentation Disorders/diagnosis, Pigmentation Disorders/pathology, Strabismus/complications, Visual Acuity|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OPTOMETRY AND OPHTHALMOLOGY (111300)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1979 American Academy of Optometry|
|Deposited On:||07 Feb 2006|
|Last Modified:||15 Jan 2014 15:00|
Repository Staff Only: item control page