"Myopia, Degenerative" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Excessive axial myopia associated with complications (especially posterior staphyloma and CHOROIDAL NEOVASCULARIZATION) that can lead to BLINDNESS.
- Myopia, Degenerative
- Degenerative Myopia
- Degenerative Myopias
- Myopias, Degenerative
- Myopia, Pathological
- Myopias, Pathological
- Pathological Myopia
- Pathological Myopias
- Myopia, Progressive
- Myopias, Progressive
- Progressive Myopia
- Progressive Myopias
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Myopia, Degenerative" by people in Profiles.
Heier JS, Brown D, Ciulla T, Abraham P, Bankert JM, Chong S, Daniel PE, Kim IK. Ranibizumab for choroidal neovascularization secondary to causes other than age-related macular degeneration: a phase I clinical trial. Ophthalmology. 2011 Jan; 118(1):111-8.