Prevalence of optic nerve dysversion in normal infant monkeys

Eugene Chen, Janice Wensveen, Li Fang Hung, Chea Su Kee, Ying Qiao, Earl L. Smith

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A study was made to assess the prevalence of optic disc dysversion in normal infant monkeys and the effects of vision-induced alterations in eye growth on disc appearance. Both eyes of each of the 23 normal rhesus monkeys were photographed at 3 weeks of age. In general, none of the infants exhibited optic nerve dysversion.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)284
Number of pages1
JournalOptometry and Vision Science
Issue number12 SUPPL.
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2000
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Optometry


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