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CASE REPORT
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 65-66

Bilateral hypermetropia, myelinated retinal nerve fibers, and amblyopia


1 Department of Ophthalmology, Armed Forces Hospital, Muscat, Oman
2 Department of Ophthalmology, Al Ahli Hospital, Doha, Qatar

Correspondence Address:
Radha Shenoy
Department of Ophthalmology, Armed Forces Hospital, P.O.Box 726, 111 Muscat
Oman
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0974-9233.75891

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A 14-year-old hyperopic female with poor vision in both eyes was evaluated for ophthalmic and systemic diseases. The patient had bilateral retinal fiber myelination and greater vision loss in the more hyperopic eye. This was a rare case of reverse Straatsma syndrome, the clinical presentation which may be accompanied with significant vision loss.


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