Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2012, Article ID 587075, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/587075
Case Report

Bilateral Circumscribed Posterior Keratoconus: Visualization by Ultrasound Biomicroscopy and Slit-Scanning Topography Analysis

1Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Lublin, 20-059 Lublin, Poland
2Department of Ophthalmology, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, 91054 Erlangen, Germany

Received 21 February 2011; Accepted 20 November 2011

Academic Editor: Ioannis M. Aslanides

Copyright © 2012 Robert Rejdak et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. S. Duke-Elder, “Part 2. Congential deformities,” in System of Ophthalmology: Normal and Abnormal Development, vol. 3, pp. 510–511, Mosby, St. Louis, Mo, USA, 1963. View at Google Scholar
  2. S. A. F. Al-Hazzaa, C. S. Specht, I. W. McLean, and D. J. Harris, “Posterior keratoconus: case report with scanning electron microscopy,” Cornea, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 316–320, 1995. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. D. B. Karlin and G. N. Wise, “Keratoconus posticus,” American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 52, no. 1, pp. 119–121, 1961. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. S. K. Rao and P. Padmanabhan, “Posterior keratoconus. An expanded classification scheme based on corneal topography,” Ophthalmology, vol. 105, no. 7, pp. 1206–1212, 1998. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. W. P. Haney and H. F. Falls, “The occurrence of congenital keratoconus posticus circumscriptus,” American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 52, no. 1, pp. 53–57, 1961. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. J. H. Krachmer and M. M. Rodrigues, “Posterior keratoconus,” Archives of Ophthalmology, vol. 96, no. 10, pp. 1867–1873, 1978. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. M. J. Mannis, J. Lightman, and R. D. Plotnik, “Corneal topography of posterior keratoconus,” Cornea, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 351–354, 1992. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. N. Charles, M. Charles, J. O. Croxatto, D. E. Charles, and D. Wertheimer, “Surface and orbscan II slit-scanning elevation topography in circumscribed posterior keratoconus,” Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 636–639, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. M. A. Coté and R. N. Gaster, “Keratohematoma leading to acquired posterior keratoconus,” Cornea, vol. 13, no. 6, pp. 534–538, 1994. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. R. Williams, “Acquired posterior keratoconus,” British Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 71, no. 1, pp. 16–17, 1987. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus